WORTHINGTON ---- Jerry L. Mullis, 64, of Worthington, passed away at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 4, 2003 at his residence.
Born Sept. 17, 1938, he was the son of Roy Carl and Mildred (Frye) Mullis.
He retired from Peabody Coal Company after 35 years of service.
Survivors include his wife, Lavada R. (Ritter) Mullis of Worthington; three sons, Michael Lee Mullis, Roy Mullis and Dale Mullis all of Worthington; one daughter, Gina VanArsdale of Sullivan; three grandchildren, Edgar Lee Mullis of Worthington, Taylor VanArsdale and Jordan VanArsdale both of Sullivan; and his sister, Shirley Rich of Linton.
He was preceded in death by his parents, and one sister, Janet Steele.
Private family graveside service will be at the Switz City Cemtery.
Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington is in charge of arrangements.