January 10, 2021

Denver Lee Mullins, age 78, of Wise went home to be with his loving heavenly Savior on January 6, 2021. He attended Bethel Chapel Freewill Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by his parents Woodrow and Carnegie Mullins and brother, Truman Mullins.

Survivors include his wife, Cheryl Mullins, a very special son Finton Harrison; stepdaughter Patty Austin (Billy) of Big Stone Gap; stepson Jeff Neeley (Christy) of Wilmington, North Carolina; daughters Amy Mullins of Wise, Kelly Middleton (Rusty) of Mt. Carmel, TN; son Teddy Mullins (Rose) of Wise; brother, Tarncy Mullins (Lois) of Clintwood; sisters Rena Gene Beverly (Gary) of Clintwood, Reesie Ratcliff of Clintwood, Karen Ann Yates of Lenoir, N. C.; 11 grandchildren; two great grandchildren.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, January 12, from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Mullins Funeral Home chapel with a funeral service to be conducted at 11 a.m. Tarncy Mullins will officiate.
COVID-19 guidelines will be followed and masks will be required. Burial will follow in the Powell Valley Memorial Garden Cemetery, Powell Valley. Pallbearers will be Billy Austin, Michael Austin, Jake Davis, Jeff Davis, Rusty Middleton, and Peyton Middleton.

Special thanks to Holston Valley Hospital COVID staff for the care they gave.

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