William J. Mullins “Bill” was born on December 30th, 1942, in Frankfort, Kentucky. Raised by his mother, Nettie Adkins, he grew up in Williamson, West Virginia, where he graduated from Williamson High School. After serving in the United States Air Force, he finished college with a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from Virginia Commonwealth University. He also studied at the University of Alaska, University of Colorado, University of Kentucky, and Merced College.
He married the love of his life, Linda Burrell Mullins, and had four children: Laura; Sharon; Heather; and Sean.
Bill was a great husband, father, and friend to all. He had a great sense of humor, was generous with his card tricks, and always had a heart for helping others.
He is survived by his children: Laura Mullins (Annis); Sharon Nichols (William); Heather Whitley (Scott); and Sean Mullins (Stacie). Also, Andrea Mullins; Michael Slone; Michele Snead; Dana Bailey; James Slone; Ed Slone; Allen Slone; Wayne Burrell Jr.; Gail Shaia; and Wendy Hobbs. He was a proud grandfather to: Madalyne Mullins (Matthew); Ryan Mullins; Gavyn Noss; Gracelyn Noss; Ethan Jones; Amelia Jones; Austin Whitley; Ella Whitley; Beatrice Nichols; and Jane Nichols.
He is preceded by his wife of 30 years, Linda Burrell Mullins; his mother, Nettie Adkins; and brother, Bob Slone; his nephew, Bobby Slone; and son-in-law, Jason Jones.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to Three Hots and a Cot, which was a charity near and dear to Bill’s heart. He will be missed by all who loved him.