|Birth: ||May 21, 1937|
New Mexico, USA
|Death: ||Jul. 31, 2008|
MEXIA - Phyllis Ruth Mullins Boone was born May 21, 1937, in Hobbs, New Mexico, to G.D. Mullins and Anna Ruth Polk Mullins. She was called home on July 31, 2008.
She was greatly loved and touched the lives of many relatives, friends and coworkers who will fondly and joyfully hold her memory alive forever.
Phyllis was a graduate of Abilene Christian University and taught elementary school for more than 35 years, including five years at McBay Elementary in Mexia. She possessed a special ability, that of being able to reach into the hearts of children and let them know that they were loved and special.
Phyllis was a member of the Northcrest Church of Christ family and shared her love of Christ by actively participating in the chorus, Ladies Bible Class, the church van program and teaching children's Bible classes.
She was preceded in death by her parents, G.D. and Anna Ruth Polk Mullins; and a brother, Gerald Holmes Mullins.
She is survived by a son, Paul Clay Boone of Dallas; grandchildren, Laura Elizabeth Boone and John Michael Boone of Bullard; sisters, Patricia Gregory of Benson, Arizona, Wilda Coffman and husband, Ted of Longview, and Pam Little and husband, Lanny of Mexia; sister-in-law, Valaree Hathaway of Mexia; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Jimmy Prather, Bobby Bailey, Jeff Craig; and nephews, Dennis Samford, Rick Schell and Jason Little.
Honorary pallbearers will be elders and deacons of Northcrest Church of Christ.
A service celebrating her life will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, August 2, 2008, at Northcrest Church of Christ in Mexia. Interment will be in Mexia Cemetery.
Mexia City Cemetery
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Record added: Aug 01, 2008
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