LAMAR-Honoring her wishes, the body of Anna Fay Mullins, 75, Lamar, who died Thursday, May 2, 2013, at Truman Healthcare Center, has been cremated. She had been a resident for the past year. A private service will be held at a later date.
Arrangements are under the direction of Daniel Funeral Home.
Condolences may be sent at www.danielfuneralhome.net.
Survivors include her children, Connie Foster, Lamar, Dennis Counts, Sheldon, Vicky Rutledge, El Dorado Springs, John Shreve, Liberal, Melissa Auxier, Liberal and Rhonda Rose and husband Matt, Liberal; 24 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; two brothers, Herbert May, Gainesville, and DeWayne May, Lyons, Kan.; two sisters, Velvie Curry, Cabool, and Evelyn Powell, Crider, and a large extended family.
She was preceded in death by three brothers, Jimmy Dale Williams, Burl May and David May; two sisters, Vivian May and Jane Swafford; a son, Harold Stephen Counts in 2007, and two great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Mullins was born March 27, 1938, at Pottersville, to Clarence and Nadine (Arnold) May. In addition to being a homemaker and mother to her seven children, she had worked as a cook at Phoebe’s Guest House and Truman Healthcare, while it was known as Chastain’s and Lakeview Nursing Home. She had also worked at Big Smith and Vantage Point through the years.