Doyle E. (Don) Mullis, Jr. of Savannah joined his heavenly family on December 19, 2021 after a long illness. Don was survived by his life partner, Elly K. Gardner, her children and grandchildren, and his daughter Dr. Desiree’ M. Clement (Mike) and his two sons, Jonathan D. (Kirsten) and Doyle III (Laura). Don is also survived by his four granddaughters, Auriana and Kira Clement and Randa and Joellen Mullis, and Don’s three brothers, John (Gertie), Al (Jan), and Doug (Suzanne), their families, as well as many extended family members and friends.
Don was preceded in death by his parents, Doyle and Dorothy H. Mullis, his first wife Alice (nee Hiers) and his second wife Carolyn (nee Harrelson).
Originally from Waycross, Don was a 1954 graduate of Savannah High School, Georgia State University, and Central Michigan University. Don was a Navy Veteran. Don had a long career in healthcare compliance and management, to include hospital administrator at Liberty Memorial Hospital in Hinesville for about fifteen years. He owned two businesses with his wife Carolyn in Ludowici, GA.
Elly and family request no flowers. Please consider donating to the Salvation Army. A Celebration of Life will be held 2 pm on January 15, 2022 at Parkway Church of Christ, 4360 Ogeechee Road in Savannah.Print This Obituary & Condolences