Lebanon Reporter

Obituaries

November 7, 2012

Letha Gail Mullikin

Letha Gail Mullikin, 88, of Lebanon, died Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, at Homewood Health Campus in Lebanon.

Letha was born Jan. 14, 1924, in Fulton County. She was the daughter of the now late Clifford and Lillian Lucille (Stanley) Baggerley. She was reared and educated in Fulton and LaPorte counties, where she was a 1942 graduate of Fulton County High School. She attended Methodist Hospital School of Nursing, and achieved her RN in 1945.

She married Donald Wayne Mullikin on Dec. 23, 1947, in Frankfort. Mr. Mullikin passed away on May 29, 1968.

Letha worked as a surgical nurse at Witham Memorial Hospital in Lebanon until her retirement in the late 1980s.

She was a member of the Mechanicsburg Christian Church.

A person devoted to her family, Letha was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother. She loved her family and was proud of each of them. Besides her family, important activities in her life included quilting, crossword puzzles and reading.

The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to Homewood Health Care and Great Lakes Hospice for the outstanding care and compassion shown to Letha and to all of the family.

Survivors include four children, Kathleen M. (James) Taylor of Clarks Hill, and Patricia A. (James) Garland, D. Wayne (Carol) Mullikin and Nancy (Victor) Lalas, all of Lebanon; one brother, Arlo D. (Doris) Baggerley, D.V.M., of  Loyal, Wis.; two sisters-in-law, Marjorie (Bill) Ewing of Midland, Mich., and Sue Mullikin of Lebanon; 12 grandchildren, Donald W. (Tracey) Taylor, Danielle M. Taylor, Brian Dodson, Debi Dodson, Robert Garland, Bryan (Julie) Garland, Jamie Garland, Melissa G. Mullikin, Jessica D. (Travis) Kaiser, Natalie (Aaron) Smith, Krista (Ricky) Ray and Mitchell Lalas; and 18 great-grandchildren and 10 great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by three grandchildren, Erica Rae Taylor, Jason Garland and Abigail Mullikin.

Visitation is 9 to 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9, at Myers Mortuary, 1502 N. Lebanon St., Lebanon. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Myers Chapel of Memories, with Pastor Josh Purdy officiating. Interment will follow at the Hopewell Cemetery in Lebanon.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

Online condolences may be made to www.myersmortuary.com.

1
Text Only
Obituaries

Featured items
Click below to browse and order photos


Photos from August 2014

Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
AP Video
Obama: World Is Appalled by Murder of Journalist Israel, Militants Trade Fire After Talks Fail Pres. George W. Bush Takes Ice Bucket Challenge Pierce Brosnan's Call to Join the Expendables Changes Coming to No-Fly List Raw: IDF Footage Said to Show Airstrikes Police: Ferguson More Peaceful Raw: Aftermath of Airstrike in Gaza Raw: Thousands March on Pakistani Parliament Raw: World's Oldest Man Lives in Japan Fire Crews Tame Yosemite Fire Raw: Police Weapon Drawn Near Protesters, Media Raw: Explosions in Gaza As Airstrikes Resume Charter Schools Alter Post-Katrina Landscape Texas Gov. Perry: Indictment 'a Political Act' US Officials: Video Shows American's Beheading Video Shows Ferguson Cop Months Before Shooting Water Bottles Recalled for Safety Researcher Testing On-Field Concussion Scanners
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide