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Christie Lynn Mullins
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Birth: Aug. 28, 1960
Franklin County
Ohio, USA
Death: Aug. 23, 1975
Franklin County
Ohio, USA

Christie Lynn Mullins, age 14 passed away 23 August 1975. Christie was a Columbus, Ohio native and a student at Whetstone High School.

Her parents are 1933-2006 Norman Vincent Mullins of Columbus and Phyllis Eileen Marine of Union County, Ohio.

Christie Lynn Mullins was kidnapped and murdered on the 23 August 1975. The murder of Christie Lynn occurred in a dense woods behind the WOOLCO Department store in the Graceland shopping center, Columbus Ohio.

Her hands had been bound with telephone wire and her clothing was partially stripped. She was struck in the head multiple times by a two-by-four board.

There was a witness to the murder; however one questions why the witness did not attempt to stop the murder or call police. Her father told the Police our family thought he was the killer .... Forty years later in 2015 the Police announced he was the perpetrator. Problem is he is already dead. Justice will prevail on the other side.

event date: 23 Aug 1975
event place: Columbus (Pt), Franklin, Ohio, United States

Our family still grieves over the loss of Christy and knowing her killer was never brought to justice after so many years. We love you Christie

Her father went to his grave seeking justice for his beloved daughter and never found it.

In 5 days Christy Lynn would have been 15.

Brothers and Sisters:

1957-____ Melanie Mae Mullins
1962-____ Kimberly Sue Mullins
1961-1975 Christie Lynn Mullins
1963-____ Norman Vincent Mullins 111
1966-____ Jeffery Scott Mullins

Grand Parents:

1911-1982 Norman Vincent Mullins 1
1914-2007 Creola Arbutis Pence
1915-1990 Dwight Robert Marine of Marysville
1916-1994 Gladys Effie Ellinwood of Richwood
1890-1968 Howard Francis Ellinwood
1895-1981 Hazel Mae Baker of Richwood

Below Obituary Courtesy of Katie Knostman:

CHRISTIE LYNN MULLINS, age 14, of 413 Rosslyn Avenue. Student at Whetstone High School.

Survived by parents, Mr. & Mrs. Norman Mullins Jr.; sisters, Melony and Kimberly; brothers, Norman Vincent and Jeffery; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Burge of Florida, Mr. Norman Mullins Sr. of Columbus, Mrs. Gladys Marine of Richwood, Mr. Robert Marine of Marysville; great-grandmother, Mrs. Hazel Ellinwood, Richwood and a host of cousins.

Friends may call at the Shaw-Davis Funeral Homes North Chapel, 4341 North High Street, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday.

Funeral services 11 a.m. Friday at the Salem Baptist Church, 5862 Sinclair Road.

Interment at Claibourne Cemetery, Richwood of Ohio.

(The Columbus Dispatch, Wednesday, August 27, 1975)

BIO written/provided by Roberta F Bobbi Jenkins - her father was my 1st cousin

Family links: 
  Norman Vincent Mullins (1933 - 2006)
  Phyllis E Marine Mullins (1937 - ____)
  Christie Lynn Mullins (1960 - 1975)
  Jeffrey Scott Mullins (1966 - ____)*
*Calculated relationship
Claibourne Cemetery
Union County
Ohio, USA
Maintained by: RFB Jenkins
Originally Created by: KatieABK
Record added: Dec 12, 2011
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