Mrs. Janice L. Mullins, 75 of Rockaway Beach, died Monday, January 16, 2017 in
Springfield, MO. Visitation will be from 10:00 A.M. until service time at 12:00 P.M.
Monday, January 23, 2017 in the Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral Home with Pastor
Jeramie Henson officiating. Burial will follow in the Snapp Cemetery, Forsyth.
Janice Lee Mullins was born, Sunday, April 13, 1941 in Wilmington, Ohio to Berlin and
Juanita Edwards. She attended school in Wilmington and graduated from the Wilmington
High School. She then attended Wilmington College where she earned her Associates
Degree in Business. She met Don Mullins and they were married December 30, 1960 in
Wilmington. The couple moved to Dripping Springs, Texas where Janice worked as food
service supervisor for a local nursing home. While vacationing in the Ozarks, they liked
the area and upon her retirement in 1993, moved to Rockaway Beach. Don died March
Janice was the glue that held the family together. She was very energetic,
compassionate, and family oriented. She was forgiving, warm hearted and caring. She
enjoyed collecting collectible plates, dolls, Disney characters and shopping for her
grandchildren. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Forsyth.
She is survived by five sons, Brad Mullins of Rockaway Beach, MO, Gregory Mullins,
Monty Mullins of Houston, TX, Stacey Mullins and wife, Diana of Merriam Woods, MO,
Jeffery Mullins of Rockaway Beach; one daughter, Kathy Coffey and husband, Tim of
Seattle, WA; one brother, Herman Edwards and wife, June of Wilmington, OH; sixteen
grandchildren and thirteen great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Don Mullins; grandson, Scott
Mullins; two brothers, Jim and John Edwards.
Memorials in memory of Janice L. Mullins may be made to the Shriners Hospital for
Children: to donate by mail; 2900 N. Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607 or online at
Arrangements are under the direction of the Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral Home,
Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral Home
15945 U.S. Hwy 160
Forsyth, MO. 65653
"There is a Difference"
Mrs. Janice L. Mullins
April 13, 1941 - January 16, 2017