Wilda Louise Mullins, 81 of Lampasas, Texas died Saturday Aug. 25, 2018 at San Gabriel Rehab and Care Center in Round Rock. She was born Nov. 30, 1936 in Mahomet, TX the daughter of James Lester Queen and Ola Ouida (Ming) Queen. Wilda grew up in Cross Plains and graduated from High School there in 1954. She then enrolled in Business College in Abilene. Her work as a bookkeeper and credit manager included working for Dr. Jerry Strader, Paul’s Electric, Lampasas Builder’s Mart and for the Guyler Company. After retiring from that career, she was a substitute teacher for Lampasas schools. Wilda was very involved in civic matters. She was charter member of the Town and Country Study Club and the local Daughters of the Republic of Texas and served on the Lampasas County Historical Committee and the Lampasas County Museum Board.
She was a member of First Baptist Church, where she taught Sunday School for 3rd graders for 50 years, she later taught a ladies Sunday school class and was on various church committees.
Wilda married Joe Trendle Mullins on Nov. 29, 1958 in Lampasas. He preceded her in death in 2014.
Survivors include a daughter, Tammy Mullins Smith and husband Frank of Round Rock; 3 grandchildren, Logan Alexander Smith, Lacey Louise Smith and Landon Joe Smith; brother, Larry Queen and wife Marge; sisters Linda Cabaniss and Becky O’Hair and her husband Jerry; sister-in-law Elaine Queen and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and son Jody, brother Bill Queen and brother-in-law, Lowell Cabaniss.
A funeral service for Mrs. Mullins will be conducted on Saturday Sept. 1st at 10am at First Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery. Family visitation will be Friday Aug. 31st from 6-8pm at Sneed Funeral Chapel.
Memorials may be sent to First Baptist Church in Lampasas.