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Edna Faye Anderson Mullins

Mrs. Edna Faye Anderson Mullins, age 70, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Saturday, August 12, 2017 at Rich Mountian Nursing and Rehab.

Edna was born on March 21, 1947 in Norman, Arkansas, the daughter of Bennett Joseph “BJ” Anderson and Beryl Foley Anderson.  She was married to Darren Mullins for 19 years.  Mrs. Mullins was a member of Calvary Baptist Church with Brother Otis Mills was pastor. Edna worked at PCDC, before retiring and enjoyed her time working there. Edna was an avid reader and enjoyed jigsaw puzzles to pass her time. Mrs. Mullins greatly enjoyed time spent doing yard work and working in the garden. She also enjoyed fishing for Bass being her favorite catch.  Edna was a very loving and kind person and enjoyed the fact that she was a grandma.   Mrs. Mullins was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend to all.

She is survived by husband, Darren Mullins of Mena, Arkansas; daughters, Tamara Lee and husband Thomas of Acorn, Arkansas; grandson, Ty Chevy Lee of Acorn, Arkansas; lost granddaughter, Shelby Paige Ginn; sisters, Pamela O`Bar of Norman, Arkansas, Maxine Anderson of Mena, Arkansas; and over 75 nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, daughter, Nuestra Starr Stokes; granddaughter, Janie Faye Ginn; 5 sisters, Bennie Carter, Bessie Chaney, Rosie Gist, Annie Hughes, Louise Cogburn; nephew, Melvin Willis; nieces, Dominque Cogburn, Kirstie Peek; brother-in-law, Richard O’Bar.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday August 16, 2017, 2:00 p.m. in Beasley-Wood Chapel with Bro. Jerry Musgrove officiating.    Interment will follow in Pleasant Hill Cemetery under the direction of the Beasley-Wood Funeral Home.  Visitation will be general.

Pallbearers will be Thomas Lee, Ty Lee, Keith Ray, Tony Peek, Braeden Elerson, Eric Elerson, and David Buck.

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