Betty Jean Mullennax, 89, passed away on Feb. 9, 2018

Betty Jean Mullennax, 89, of Towanda, passed away on Friday, Feb. 9, 2018, at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, at the Carlson Colonial Chapel, led by her nephew Rev. Bill Springer.  Burial will be in Sunset Lawns Cemetery.
Betty was born on June 24, 1928 in Hobart, Okla., the daughter of Herbert and Byrl (Gwin) Eckstrom.  Betty was a graduate of Fairfax, Oklahoma High School.  She was united in marriage to Dervin “Wayne” Mullennax on Jan. 2, 1948 in Pawnee, Okla.  Betty was employed by Beechcraft Aircraft in Wichita.  She loved gardening, growing her flowers and tending to her yard. She always made time to visit with friends and even strangers as was her kind hearted nature.  
Her loving family includes: her children Kathy (Mac) McDonald of Tulsa, Okla., and Michael (Shelley) Mullennax of El Dorado; grandchildren, Dawn Crain, Christopher Mullennax, Sean McKibban, Amie McKibban, April McKibban, and Jeremy McKibban; great grandchildren, Sydney Crain, Joshua Crain, Kyler McKibban and Jackson McKibban.  
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Wayne and infant son Dervin Mullennax, Jr.
Memorial contributions in her name may be directed to the Disabled American Veterans.  Please sign her online guestbook and leave a memory of Betty at www.kirbymorrisfuneralhome.com.