Sharon Louise McMullen

Sharon Louise McMullen, 75, of Richmond, died Thursday, May 9, 2013 at her home.

Sharon was born Nov. 6, 1937 in New Hampton,  to William “Bill” and Chloe Marie (Kinder) Branham. She married Dwight V. McMullen of Orrick,  May 21, 1954; he survives of the home.

Additional survivors include one son and daughter-in-law, Mark Alan and Dalla McMullen of Orrick; one daughter and son-in-law, Lesli Lynn and Rusty Lieberman of Liberty; one brother and sister-in-law, Bill E. and Norma Branham of Missouri City; three sisters and brothers-in-law, Rosma J. and Robert K. Blyth of Warsaw,  Shirley L. and Sammy Max Taylor of Orrick, and Vicki Sue and Jim Barger of Liberty; four grandchildren and their spouses, Danielle L. and David Lopez, Lindsey D. and Danny Hash, Corey A. and Mallory McMullen and Morgan K. and Nick Persell; seven great- grandchildren;  three step-grandchildren, Sara Lieberman, Kailyn Dowell and Amery Well. She is also survived by a sister-in-law, Beverly Branham of Orrick.

In addition to her parents, Sharon was preceded in death by one brother, David Lee Branham; and one sister, Marilyn Joy Merriman.

Sharon was a homemaker. She also worked at Montgomery Ward in Kansas City, Mo.  She was a member of the Orrick Christian Church and was the Past Worthy Matron of the Orrick Chapter of O.E.S. Sharon had lived most of her life in Orrick.

The family suggests memorial contributions be made to the Orrick Community Center.

Memorial services will be held  Tuesday, May 14, at 1 p.m. at the Orrick Christian Church. Inurnment will be in the South Point Cemetery in Orrick.

Online condolences may be left on our Web site at

You must be logged in to post a comment Login