Mollie Lee ‘Edie’ Milliken Inman, 84, of Ash, passed away on Saturday, April 23, 2016, at Novant Health Brunswick Medical Center in Bolivia. Mrs. Inman was born February 15, 1932, in Brunswick County, the daughter of the late Laney and Caroline Milliken.
She was a founding member of Ash Freewill Baptist Church and had worked for National Spinning, Timmie Corporation and the PFI sewing plant. Mrs. Inman loved making quilts, doing puzzle books, cooking, reading and fishing. She will best be remembered as a loving mother to all.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Eugene O. Inman; four brothers, Harrison Milliken, Jimmy Milliken, Bobby Milliken and Frankie Milliken; and two sisters, Vina Smith and Carolyn Smith.
Survivors include a daughter, Olive Fulford, and her husband, D.L., of Ash; a son Harold O. Inman, and his wife, Janet, of Port St. Lucie, Fla.; five brothers, Ervin Milliken, and his wife, Margie, Norwood Milliken and wife Marie, Johnny Milliken, and his wife, Linda, Martin Milliken, and his wife, Angela, and Jerry Milliken; two sisters, Mary Varnum, and her husband, Donald, and Nina Lewis, and her husband, Frankie; five grandchildren, Jeremy Fulford, Jennifer Fulford, and her husband, Tony, Karen Moore, and her husband, Shane, Eric Inman and Derek Inman; six great-grandchildren, Lindsey Fulford, Brittany Jorgensen, Brandon Jorgensen, Jonathan Moore, Rebecca Woodcock and Elizabeth Woodcock; a daughter-in-law, Linda Robinson; and numerous special nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held at 3 p.m. Wednesday, April 27, at the Faith Full Gospel Independent Church in Ash with the Rev. William Chappell and the Rev. Larry Milliken officiating. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service from 2 to 3 p.m. at the church. Burial will follow in the Griffin Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Jeremy Fulford, Derek Inman, Tony Fulford, Jonathan Moore, Brandon Jorgensen and Andy Milliken.
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