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Darlene Florence Ward Mullins

North Carolina, USA
Death 17 Mar 2017 (aged 82)
Michigan, USA
Burial Romulus, Wayne County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 177500634 · View Source
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Age 82, long time resident of Ypsilanti, passed away in her home on Friday, March 17th, 2017.

Darlene was born Saturday, May 12th, 1934 in Winston-Salem North Carolina; daughter of the late James and Elizabeth Ward. She is the beloved wife of the late Clyde (d.2013), and loving mother of Reba (James) Stenman of Ypsilanti and William (April) Mullins of Belleville. Darlene is survived by her sister Shelvy (the late Bud) Flowers of Romulus, 14 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren, 4 great-great grandchildren and many extended family and friends.

Sadly, she is preceded in death by 3 of her children, Ralph (Constance) Pardon (d.2016), Jerry Pardon (d.1987) and Denise Rothe (d.2013). She is also preceded in death by 3 siblings, Bob (Lela) Ward, Jerry Ward and Mary (James) Barns and Joann (Sonny) Ramsey.

Darlene enjoyed playing bingo, pinochle, and horseshoes. She was well known for her amazing baking, quilting and sewing skills. She also enjoyed country music; but most of all she enjoyed spending time with all of her grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. She will be deeply missed by all.

Visitation will be 2 PM until 8 PM Tuesday at David C. Brown Funeral Home, 460 E. Huron River Dr., Belleville, MI 48111-2764 (734)697-4500. The Funeral service will be 11:00 AM Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at David C. Brown Funeral Home; the family will welcome guests from 10-11 AM. Interment will follow at Romulus Memorial Cemetery, 10202 Shook Rd, Romulus, MI 48174.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be directed to the wishes of the family. Please sign her on-line guest book and share a memory for her family to treasure.

Thank you for keeping Darlene's family in your thoughts and prayers at this time.




  • Created by: Wildcajun
  • Added: 18 Mar 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 177500634
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