|Birth: ||Oct. 17, 1899|
|Death: ||Jan. 31, 1948|
AMANDA McCOY WHATLEY MULLIKIN (10-17-1899 / 1-31-1948) Published 1-31-1948 Burns she received at her home, 2108 East Barraque, on January 14, today proved fatal to Mrs. Amanda Mullikin, 48, widow of the late Lewis Dee Mullikin. Mrs. Mullikin was burned when her clothing caught fire from an open heater. Taken to Davis Hospital she appeared to be improving until Thursday evening, when her condition took a sudden turn for the worse and she continued to sink until her death at 3:37 a.m. today. Born in DeWitt, October 17, 1899, Mrs. Mullikin was the daughter of the late William and Mary Etta Hammett Whatley. She was educated in DeWitt and Stuttgart, and on December 22, 1919, was married to the late Mr. Mullikin in DeWitt, where the couple made their home for several years. Later they moved to Star City and then to Tarry, coming to Pine Bluff in 1936. She leaves three daughters, Mrs. Elbert Branch of Pine Bluff, Miss Mildred Mullikin of the staff of the Southwestern Bell Telephone Company, and Mrs. H.C. McKinney of Springfield, Missouri; three sons, Carrel Dee Mullikin of Columbia, S.C., Pfc. William F. Mullikin of the U.S. Airforce, stationed at Barksdale Field, La, Tom Arthur Mullikin of Pine Bluff; her mother, Mrs. W.M. Whatley of Humphrey; three brothers, J.D. Whatley of Humphrey, Roy Whatley of Hot Springs and Willie Myatt of Little Rock, and two sisters, Mrs. W.H. Duncan of Hot Springs, and Mrs. Floyd Ward Bell of Reydell. Also surviving are three grandsons, James E. Branch and Bobby Ray Branch of Pine Bluff, and Billy Howard McKinney of Springfield, Missouri, and a granddaughter, Patiricia Ann Mullikin of Columbia, South Carolina. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Ralph Robinson & Son Mortuary, and the body will remain in the Mortuary Chapel pending the funeral. Note: Burial was in Heflin Cemetery, Star City, Arkansas.
Lewis Dee Mullikin (1897 - 1944)
Carrel Dee Mullikin (1925 - 1999)*
Mildred Mullikin Turner (1927 - 2014)*
Created by: Kathy Murphy Cook
Record added: Sep 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59230536
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