Longtime jeweler Herschel Mullins has passed away. Mullins opened Mullins Jewelry Store on the Rutherford County Square in 1938. The store stayed in businesses until 2010. It was one of the oldest businesses on the square when it closed. Mullins was 96 when he died on Tuesday. Woodfin Funeral Chapel are in charge of his arraignments.
Visitation will be 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM Wednesday at Woodfin Memorial Chapel. The funeral will be on Thursday at 2:00.
Step Back In Time
Mr. Herschel Mullins was one of the longest operating business persons on the Murfreesboro square. On March 4, 2003, Bart spoke with him about the way things were 65 years earlier when he went into business. This will give you an opportunity to learn history about this city from a man who witnessed it, and to gain insight to one of our early leaders . . .