Mrs. Sophronia Virgina McMullen was born on October 26, 1923, in Madison County, Mississippi. She was the fifth of seven children to Robert Catchings, Sr. and LouElla Gilbert.
Ms. McMullen was educated in Madison County School (Rosa Scott). She confessed her faith in Jesus Christ as a child at Pilgrim Rest. After moving to Jackson she united with Hyde Park Missionary Baptist Church and later with Greater Bethlehem Temple Apostolic Church where she received the Holy Ghost. Ms. McMullen was united in holy matrimony to Leslie McMullen, Sr. who preceded her in death. Ms. McMullen raised her children in the church and provided the best she knew how as a single patent. Ms. McMullen was admired and respected by many that worked alongside her at Morrison Cafeteria where she was awarded "The Hardest Working Woman" and retired.
Ms. Mculllen was the last living sibling and departed this life on Monday, April 15, 2019, in Jackson, Mississippi
Visitation hours will be held on Thursday, April 18, 2019, between the hours of 12-7 p.m. at Peoples Funeral Home, located at 886 N. Farish Street - Jackson, Mississippi 39202
Graveside service will be held on Friday, April 19, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. Ridley Hill Cemetery in Madison, Mississippi
You may post your words of comfort at www.peoplesfuneralhomejackson.com