Barbara Mullins, age 80, passed away on Sunday, January 5, 2020 at her home in Olney. Graveside services were held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at Restland Cemetery with Terry Mitchell, Chaplain for Solaris Hospice, officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of Lunn Funeral Home of Olney.
Barbara was born on July 2, 1939 in Olney, Texas to the late Molden “Blacky” Caraway and Dorothy Lynn (Norman) Caraway. She was a lifetime resident of Olney and a member of the First Baptist Church. She married Manuel Mullins on February 3, 1955 in Olney. She won the Miss Model Contest Dallas in 1958 and had modeled for Neiman Marcus. Barbara loved her dogs and cats and liked to ride horses. She had been a bookkeeper and worked alongside Manuel for many years. Barbara was preceded in death by her parents, a son, Mark Mullins, and a half-sister, Susie Robertson.
Survivors include her husband, Manuel Mullins, Sr. of Olney; daughter and son-in-law, Mylana and Bill Hardin of Graham; son, Manuel Wayne Mullins of Olney; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; two half-sisters, Lynn Kee and husband David of Electra and Cathy Alexander and husband Mike of Burkburnett; and two half-brothers, W.A. Atchley, Jr. of Lubbock and Paul Caraway of Fort Worth.
Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.lunnfuneralhome.com.