John Roger Mullenix

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John Roger Mullenix

December 11, 1948 - March 14, 2019

John Roger Mullenix John Roger Mullenix, 70, of Brazil, Indiana, passed away at Gibson Family Center for Hospice Care, in Terre Haute, Indiana, on March 14, 2019, following a valiant battle with cancer.
John was born on December 11, 1948, in Clay County, Indiana, the son of Homer E. and Ava Mae (Hall) Mullenix. He graduated from Van Buren High School with the class of 1966. Following high school he enlisted in the United States Air Force. He served his country for 4 years before being honorably discharged. John earned a degree as a radiology technician from Ivy Tech. He worked at Terre Haute Regional Hospital as an echo and vascular radiology technician. He retired in 2011 after more than 20 years of service.
John was an avid reader and would read anything from biographies to text books. He also loved his Australian Shepherds, Charlie and Yadi (named after his beloved St. Louis Cardinals baseball team catcher). He also enjoyed working outdoors and watching Western movies. He was a member of the American Legion, the Carbon Masonic Lodge and the Shriners.
John is survived by his wife, Linda (Riggs) Mullenix, whom he married on March 30, 1968. He is also survived by a daughter, Sally Norris of Brazil; a son, Chris Mullenix of Brazil; grandchildren, Breanna Norris, Brandon Norris, Braden Norris, Carter Mullenix and Matthew Mullenix; two brothers, Joseph Mullenix, and James Mullenix and wife Annette; and his mother-in-law, Betty Riggs; as well as many nieces, nephews and extended family members and friends.
Visitation for John will be at French Funeral Home, 421 E. National Ave., Brazil, Indiana, on Monday, March 18, 2019, from 5 to 8 p.m. Masonic services will be held on Monday, at 7:30 p.m. Services will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, at 11 a.m., with Todd Payton officiating. Burial, with military honors, will follow at Clearview Cemetery. To light a candle in his memory, visit:
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Monday March 18, 2019

5:00 PM - 8:00 PM

French Funeral Home

421 E National Ave, Brazil, IN, USA

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Tuesday March 19, 2019

11:00 AM

French Funeral Home

421 East National Avenue, Brazil, IN, USA


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2 posts

Renda thornton
Mar 15, 2019
John and I worked together at Regional. I am, so sorry for your loss. He was a wonderful person and very caring. Prayers to you and your family! I pray God wraps his arms around you and gives you Peace during this most difficult time!
Julie M
Mar 15, 2019
So many memories and tears will be shared from Johns passing. He was well liked by many. He will be missed. May your memories of him keep in your hearts as you go through these tough times. So sorry for your loss and know you all are in my thoughts and prayers.