Roy is my 1st cousin. He is the son of Estell and Birdie Mae (Smith) Cullins.
Trona, CA Roy Gene Cullins passed away Monday, 21 Jun 2010, after fighting cancer for two years, his beloved wife by his side. Roy was born 11 Jan 1948 in Ajo, AZ, the son of the late Estelle and Birdy May Cullins. He was very proud to serve his country and joined the US Navy in 1966; then joined the US Coast Guard in 1970, where he spent 16 years and received many accolades, awards, and medals. He had lived in Trona since 1955 and was a member and past Commander of Trona VFW Post 1950. He was a member of the Purple Heart Association, American Legion, Chief Petty Officers Association, and Disabled American Veterans Association. Roy is survived by his wife Mary Ann Cullins; son Daniel Mosher; son Robert Mosher; daughter Rebecca Gambrel; sister Beatrice Whitaker; sister Vera Imel; sister Sandra Chambers; brother Coy Cullins; in-laws Carol and William J. Masterson; nephews Billy, Eric, and James; uncle and aunt Raymond and Sandra Fieldmeirer; 11 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
****the children listed above are his step-children. He had one son Timothy Cullins which is not listed above.