Rex Lane Mullins
LIVELY — Rex Lane Mullins, age 50, of Lively, W.Va., died on Monday, April 5, 2010, at Upper Big Branch Mine at Montcoal, W.Va., where he was employed by Massey Energy.
Born February 1, 1960, in Beckley, he was the son of Joan Bailey Mullins of Pax and the late Richard Thomas Mullins.
He attended the Pax Advent Christian Church; he was a loving father and husband, son and loving brother to his brothers and sisters. He was an avid outdoors man and a Mountaineer fan. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Amanda Mullins, and a niece, Jamie Mullins.
Survivors in addition to his mother, Joan Bailey Mullins of Pax, include:
His wife: Brenda Keeton Mullins of Lively.
One son, Jason Mullins and wife Ashley of Pax, One daughter, Geneva Mullins Blake and husband Justin of Parkersburg, W.Va.; three stepchildren, Jeremy Walker of Ashland, Ky., Tessa Walker of Pax and Joseph Walker of Sumter, S.C., five grandchildren, Kailey Rose Mullins, Emma Grace Mullins, Dominic Walker, Kristen Crawford and Kolton Dorsey.
Two brothers, Clay Mullins and wife Debbie of Pax, Yancy Mullins and wife Cathy of Mt. Hope; two sisters, Sherry Scurlock and husband Jay of MacArthur, Kassie Smith of Red Star; the mother of his children, Crystal Wriston of Pax. Also surviving are many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 13, 2010, at Pax Advent Christian Church at Pax, W.Va., with Pastor Dwayne Williams officiating. Burial with follow in the Dock Lively Cemetery at Long Branch. Friends may call at the Tyree Funeral Home at Mt. Hope from 6 to 9 p.m. on Monday, April 12, 2010. Family members and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Online condolences may be sent to www.tyreefuneralhome.com.
Arrangements by Tyree Funeral Home, Mt. Hope, W.Va.