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Ava Faye Mullins

Ms. Ava Faye Mullins, 87, of Tilton, passed away Tuesday, September 24, 2019, at her residence in Tilton. She was born July 17, 1932, in Mount Olive to James Timothy and Eunice Geniva Duckworth.
Services were held Friday, September 27, 2019, at Sauls Valley Baptist Church, with graveside services following in Sauls Valley Baptist Church Cemetery. Bro. Douglas Lee officiated the services, with Wilson Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Ms. Faye was a member of Sauls Valley Baptist Church. She was a homemaker and enjoyed spending time with her family. She was a devoted wife of 69 years to Dempsey Mullins. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend.
She is survived by her son, Charles Mullins, and wife, Marilyn, of Tilton; daughter, Wanda Mullins of Asheville, North Carolina; three grandchildren, Terri Mullins Johnson (Scott), Keith Mullins (Meghan) and Jessica Leaven (Tod); six great-grandchildren, Matti B, Sophee, Rayce, Madison, Eleanor and Abigail; sister-in-law, Billie Mullins Ward of Monticello, and a host of family and friends.
Preceding her in death were her parents; husband, Charles Dempsey Mullins; two brothers and four sisters.
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