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Helen (Huss) Mullis

1933 - 2021

Bessemer City


Helen Huss Mullis, age 88 of Bessemer City, formerly of Charlotte, passed away Tuesday, March 16, 2021 at Atrium Health Lincoln.  She was born January 21, 1933 in Lincoln County to the late Henry Monroe and Bessie Leonard Huss.  Helen was a former member of Redeemer Lutheran Church in Charlotte and of Bethphage Lutheran Church in Lincolnton.  She enjoyed knitting and gardening.  Helen was a coupon queen.  She had the heart of a giver and will be remembered for the many goody bags and brownies she shared with everyone. 


In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Mullis; and brother, Robert Huss.


Survivors include her son, Danny Mullis; sister, Dorothy Huss Leonhardt; special caregivers, Lisa Gregory, Darian Walters, and Tina Blackwell; two step grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; former daughter-in-law, Linda Mullis; and her sweet dog, Blondie.


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Marty Charo

March 18, 2021 3:50 PM

I loved Aunt Helen she was a pleasure to be around. Aunt Helen always seemed to make you laugh. I know she loved Danny and uncle Bill tremendously. She will be missed. Danny you did a wonderful job talking care of her may God bless you always. May God give you comfort and strength in the days to come. We love you Danny

Kim Hudson

March 16, 2021 11:00 PM

Sorry to hear of Mrs. Helens' passing,  she was a sweet Lady who loved her Son and Family.  It was a privilege to have met and cared for her. Danny, you and yours are in my thoughts and prayers at this time. 

Donald Aldridge

March 16, 2021 10:44 PM

I loved my dear Aunt Helen. She was always a hoot to be around. Always pleasant. I always looked forward to visits from her and Uncle Bill. Love you Danny.

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