Rev. John Clyburn Mullis, Sr. LANCASTER — Rev. Mullis, age 75, of 405 Woodland Drive, died Friday, September 24, 2004 in Palmetto Health Richland Hospital, Columbia, SC. Born in Anson County, NC, he was a son of the late Carl Wilson Mullis, Sr. and Letchie Inez Phillips Mullis. Rev. Mullis was a 1950 graduate of The Citadel and Tennessee Temple Seminary, Chattanooga, TN. Rev. Mullis had served as pastor for various churches in SC, including Elgin Baptist, Beaver Creek Baptist, New Hope Baptist in Cross Anchor, SC, Lockhart First Baptist Church, and Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. He served as associate pastor of Union First Baptist Church and had served as interim pastor for several churches in Lancaster and Chester Counties, and was active in The Moriah Baptist Association, Lancaster. Rev. Mullis is survived by his wife, Macy Harris Mullis of Lancaster; three sons, John C. Mullis, Jr. and his wife, Kathy, of Union, SC, Robert W. Mullis and his wife, Etta, of Taylors and Tim Mullis and his wife, Kathy, of Easley; one daughter, Patricia Smith and her husband, Johnny, of Rock Hill; one brother, Victor Mullis of Columbia; one sister, Charlotte M. Shaw of Lancaster; nine grandchildren; and one great grandchild. Funeral services will be conducted at 3:00 PM Sunday afternoon from Second Baptist Church by Reverend Dr. James D. Spencer, III. Interment will be in Westside Cemetery. The family will receive friends at Mahaffey Funeral Home from 6:00 until 8:00 Saturday evening. Memorials may be made to Second Baptist Church Building Fund, 1426 Great Falls Hwy., Lancaster, SC 29720. Mahaffey Funeral Home is serving the Mullis family.
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