John C. Mullis

John C. Mullis, 82, of Lansing, N.C., passed away Monday, January 21, 2019, at his home.

He was born August 4, 1936, in Ashe County to Charles Elmer and Rosie Edith Howell Mullis. John was a people person, loved others and people loved him. He was an avid musician, loved guitar, fiddle and the banjo. Mr. Mullis was preceded in death by his parents.

Surviving are his daughters, Debbie Hartman and husband, Keith, of Clemmons, Trixie Brown of Lansing; sister, Jo McGuire and husband, Owen, of Port Charlotte, Florida; brother, Jerry Mullis of Sparta; special friend, Gay Freeman of Jefferson; five grandchildren; and five great grandchildren.

Memorial service was held at 2:30 p.m. on Sunday, January 27, 2019, at Boone Family Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Billy Joe Blevins and the Rev. Lloyd Day officiating. The family has requested no flowers.

The family received friends at Boone Family Funeral Service from 1:00 p.m. until 2:30 p.m., on Sunday, prior to the service. Miller Funeral Service was in charge of the arrangements.

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