Mr. Lee B. “L.B.” Mullican, 74, of McMinnville died Monday, April 7, at his residence.
He was born Sept. 6, 1939 in Centertown, was a truck driver, a U.S. Army Veteran, and a member of the Church of Christ at Hwy. 56 North. Mr. Mullican was preceded in death by parents Cloy “Trader” and Freda Overall Griffith Mullican and brothers Dwyane Mullican and Sammy Mullican.
Survivors include his wife Dorothy Jean Madewell Mullican; children Donna Lee (Barry) Wanamaker, Ronald Lee Mullican and Jimmy Matthews; sister Geneva Joyce Mullican, brother Gary Edmond Mullican, sister-in-law Wanda Thomas Mullican; grandchildren Jacob Wanamaker, Penny Wanamaker, and Drew (Tiffany) Mullican; and great-grandchildren Helena Mullican, Treyton Mullican, and Hayden Mullican. Many nieces, nephews and friends also survive.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, April 10, at McMinnville Funeral Home Chapel. Bro. Wayne Cantrell and Bro. Bobby Mayfield will officiate. Interment will follow at Center Hill Cemetery at Hills Creek. Military rites will be administered by American Legion Post 173 and VFW Post 5064. The Mullican family will receive friends Wednesday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., and again Thursday from 9 to 11 a.m. at the parlors of McMinnville Funeral Home.
Henry, J.J., Larry DeLong, Steve Gauger, Jay Slatton, Treyton Cantrell, Penny and Jacob Wanamaker, Helena, Treyton and Hayden Mullican, and Bruce Medley are asked to served as honorary pallbearers. Online condolences may be made at www.mcminnvillefuneralhome.com.
McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) April 9, 2014