Grace E. McMullin of Commerce, Okla. passed into her heavenly reward  Thursday, March 29, 2018 at Higher Call Nursing Center in Quapaw, Okla. She was 83.

Grace was born May 16, 1934 in Picher, Okla. to Paul and Thelma (Irwin) Sanders. She was a lifelong resident of the Cardin and Picher area and enjoyed a long abundant and fruitful life. Her world revolved around her family and she always had the ability to serve others around her. She graduated from Picher High School in 1952; she was a lifelong member of Cardin Christian Church and First Christian Church in Miami, Okla.   

She married Herman C. McMullin and he preceded her in death.

Survivors include three sons Larry McMullin and wife Mary Kay of Nixa, Mo., Gary McMullin and wife Debbie of Flower Mound, Texas and Chuck  McMullin and wife Ann of Tulsa, Okla.,  two daughters Elizabeth Littlejohn and husband Scott  of Commerce, Okla. and Rebecca Thomasson and husband Troy of Quapaw, Okla., her brother Frank Sanders of Naples, Fla., her sister Carol Ellington of Moore, OK, 11 grandchildren, nine great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren.

Grace’s wishes were to be cremated.  Services are pending and will be announced at a later date with the Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Miami, Okla. Online condolences may be made at