Ellen Mullins

Jan. 6, 1961-March 20, 2006

Ellen Mullins, 45, died March 20, 2006, at her home in Amity.

She was born Jan. 6, 1961, in McMinnville, the daughter of James and Billie (McNatt) Mullins. She spent her childhood in McMinnville and attended McMinnville High School.

She married Randy Ojua on Oct. 3, 1978, in McMinnville. They were later divorced.

Ms. Mullins moved to Grand Ronde in 1983, to Grants Pass in 2000, and was a caregiver in Sweet Home from 2004 to 2006. She moved to Amity in January of this year.

She loved the outdoors, spending time on the beach, hiking, gardening, sunbathing, drawing and cooking. She loved everything and anything to do with her children.

Ms. Mullins is survived by her sons, Jeremy James Ojua and Casey Lee Ojua of Monmouth; her daughter, Hannah Jean Case of Grants Pass; her mother, Billie Mullins of Grants Pass; and her brother, Tim Mullins of Amity.

A memorial gathering was held March 25 in Amity. Macy & Son Funeral Directors handled the arrangements.