Martha Jean Mullis Whitsel, age 78, of Donalsonville, GA passed away Monday, December 8, 2014 at her residence. A memorial service for Mrs. Whitsel will be held on Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 1:00 PM at 2502 Dakota Rock Drive, Ruskin, FL 33570. Mrs. Whitsel was born in Tampa, FL on October 20, 1936 to Ernest Theodore Mullis and Wilma Barber Mullis. She was a homemaker and of the Methodist Faith. She leaves to cherish her memory, her children, Gerald M. Collins of Donalsonville, GA, Trina Jackson (Gregg) of Charlestown, IN, and Ted Whitsel (Stacey) of Ruskin, FL; her brother, Joe Mullis of Brandon, FL; and her lifetime friend and caregiver, Pauline Sayre of Donalsonville, GA. She is also survived by ten grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Mrs. Whitsel was preceded in death by her parents, Ernest Theodore Mullis and Wilma Barber Mullis.