GLEN ROSE - Gary Wayne Mullen, 79, passed away on Monday, Feb. 27, in Houston.

Services were held March 3 at Wiley Funeral Home Chapel in Glen Rose with interment at Georges Creek Cemetery.

Gary was born in Nemo to Thomas and Hazel Mullen on Oct. 5, 1937.  He proudly served in the U.S. Army.  He was a truck driver for Walmart for 20 years and for Montgomery Ward for 24 years.  One of his favorite pastimes was watching Astros Baseball.  He was preceded in death by his wife of over 50 years, Linda Mullen and brother, Bill Mullen.

Gary is survived by his children: Mike Mullen and wife Barbara, Rick Mullen and wife Elizabeth, and Marsha Benton and husband Mark, grandchildren: Beth Ann Dempsey, Tara Mullen, Erin Mullen, Sean Benton, and Jill Benton, six great grandchildren, sister: Betty Orr, and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.  

Memorials may be made to George’s Creek Cemetery Association.