|Submitted by Her son Mark Taylor of New York.
MULLINAX, JEANNE "KIT", age 75, passed away April 8, 2009.
A 1951 graduate of Woodlawn High School, "Kit" was crowned Miss
Cascade Plunge 1950. In the 1960's she was tapped in the social sorority
Beta Sigma Phi, won several local, regional, and national awards for her
artistic talent creating the sorority's annual "scrap book" and left the society
as a Silver Circle 25 year member. After two decades as homemaker, she
enrolled early in the 1970's in Jefferson State Jr. College, then Birmingham
Southern College, then completed her baccalaureate at UAB
where she went on to earn her master's degree in education with honors.
She spent over 20 years in education as a 5th grade teacher at Clay
Elementary where she was much loved, honored and cherished by her
Upon retirement, she pursued a new passion for writing as Associate Editor
of Senior Living Newspaper. It was during this time that she was asked to
become a member of the National PEN Women's Society. She was the
recipient of the 2003 Golden Eagle Award and inducted into the Alabama
Senior Citizens Hall of Fame. The family especially wants to acknowledge
the guidance and support of Dorcus Smith, and Betsy Frasier of All Caring
Home Health and her special caregivers, Inez Taylor and Alythia Foster.
Kit Mullinax was preceded in death by her parents, Charles Craven and
Louise Craven; and her husband, John Mullinax.
She is survived by her 5 children, Steve Stubblefield (Beth) of Troy, AL;
Scott Stubblefield (Donna) of Millbrook, AL; Mark Taylor of NY, NY;
Tracy Taylor Moser (John) and Troy Taylor of B'ham, AL;
5 grandchildren; Christopher, Ryan (Linsey) and Kaitlynn Stubblefield;
Meg and Matthew Moser; and 1 great grandchild, Kyndall Stubblefield.
Visitation will be Wednesday April 15, at Jefferson Memorial (Trussville) Alabama
from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. Funeral Services will be Thursday April 16, at 12:00 p.m. in the chapel.
Lineage for Mark Taylor
Isaac Hart m Elizabeth Hutchinson or Hutchin
Samuel Hart m. Sarah Endicott
Jonathan Hart m. Mercy Hawkes
John Hartt m. Anne Lovell
Henry Allain Hartt m. Deborah Ring-
Pamela Jane Hartt m. Thomas Warne - Farewell quilt for Pamela in 1846. On display at N.B. Reunion
Gerogia A. E Warne m. John Bennett
Maude Bennett m. Charles Craven Billingham, Alabama
Charles Craven m. Louise ?
Jeanne ( Kit) Craven m. ? Taylor, m Stubblefield, m John Mullinax
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