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File #: 0161X-2019    Version: 1
Type: Ceremonial Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 5/6/2019 In control: M. Brown
On agenda: 5/13/2019 Final action: 5/15/2019
Title: To honor, recognize and celebrate the life of Bobby D. Mullins and to extend our sincerest condolences to his family and friends
Sponsors: Mitchell Brown, Elizabeth Brown, Rob Dorans, Shayla Favor, Emmanuel V. Remy, Priscilla Tyson, Shannon G. Hardin

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To honor, recognize and celebrate the life of Bobby D. Mullins and to extend our sincerest condolences to his family and friends

 

 

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WHEREAS, Bobby D. Mullins was resident of Central Ohio and a proud Veteran of the United States Armed Forces; and

WHEREAS, Bobby entered the Army in 1967 and participated in the Vietnam Conflict serving with the First Infantry Division; and

WHEREAS, After returning home, Bobby took a break in service prior to enlisting in the 160th ARFGP, Ohio Air National Guard, later transferring to the Kentucky Air National Guard. After returning to Ohio, he enlisted with the Ohio Army National Guard, rising to the rank of Master Sergeant; and

WHEREAS, In total, Bobby served 26 years in the United States Armed Forces. His awards include two Bronze Stars, Meritorious Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge, Army Commendation Medal, 5 Army Achievement Medals and numerous other federal and state ribbons.; and

WHEREAS, Bobby spent the final 13 years before civilian retirement at the Defense Logistics Agency, Land & Maritime Supply Chains. In addition, he served as a president emeritus and trustee to the Military Veterans Education Foundation; and

WHEREAS, Bobby will be remembered for his willingness to assist those in need and for his dedication to serving the United States of America; now, therefore

BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF COLUMBUS: That this Council does hereby honor, recognize and celebrate the life of Bobby D. Mullins and extends our sincerest condolences to his family and friends.