Shirley Faye Pollan Mullins, 81, of Southaven, MS, was born December 3, 1935 in Sarah, MS, and passed away at her home July 23, 2017. She is survived by her loving companion of 50 years, William “Bill” McGregor of Pontotoc, MS, who was at her side through thick and thin; one son, Hal S. Mullins of Nashville, TN; and two daughters, Ina L. Patrick and Carla J. Mullins, both of Southaven, MS. Shirley had four grandchildren, Angela P. Keenum (John), Rachel C. Mullins, Alexandra N. Mullins, and Kevin D. Patrick (Kelli) and two great grandchildren, Colton P. Keenum and Brooklyn A. Keenum.
Shirley was the widow of Carl S. Mullins of Brinkley, AR. She was preceded in death by her parents, Charlie and Delia Pollan of Sarah, MS; one brother, Pascal E. Pollan (Pauline); and two sisters, Imogene Nelson and Helen Rose Thomas (George).
Shirley’s career spanned over 20 years as a Government employee with the Selective Service System, and later, State Farm Property and Casualty Insurance Company before retiring.
Shirley loved her family, friends, and neighbors deeply, and had a heart of gold.
Family and friends sharing fond and precious memories of Shirley, Miss Shirley, Grandma, and Ninny are invited to attend visitation services on Wednesday, July 26, 2017, from 12:30 p.m. until the funeral services begin at 2:00 p.m. at Twin Oaks Funeral Home in Southaven, MS. Burial will follow in Longtown, MS, at the Longtown Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions to the Longtown Cemetery Association Fund will gladly be accepted as was her wish.