Jerel G. Mullen of Dale, Texas, passed away on Nov. 22, 2012, at the age of 78. He was born on May 3, 1934, in Elaine, Ark., to James Otho and Lila (Burton) Mullen.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Leon and David Mullen; and one sister, Edith Faye Kozlowski.
He is survived by one son, David Mullen, of Waco; one daughter, Beth Wooten, of Dale; one granddaughter, Meagan Mullen; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at McCurdy Funeral Home in Lockhart, with Tim Wooten officiating.
Arrangements under the care and guidance of McCurdy Funeral Home, 105 E. Pecan, Lockhart, Texas 78644 (512) 398-4791. To view and sign the guestbook, visit www.post-register.com/obituaries/jerel-mullen.