Mrs. Bobbie Benson Mullis

Published 11:29 am Thursday, February 23, 2017

Mrs. Bobbie Benson Mullis, 63, of Mocksville, died on Monday, Feb. 20, 2107 at Forsyth Medical Center.

She was born on April 17, 1953 in Davie County to the late Robert Floyd “Big Daddy” Benson Sr. and Mary Nell “Granny” Allen Benson. She graduated from Davie High School, where she was the first female to play on a men’s golf team in North Carolina. She helped co-manage Twin Cedars Golf Course, the first public golf course in Davie County, built by her father.

She was also preceded in death by her a sister, Deborah Denise Worden, and a brother, James Gregory Benson.

Survivors: her husband of 46 years, Tony; her daughter, Tonya Mullis; her granddaughters, Avery and Rylie; and a brother, Robin Benson.

Per her wishes, there will be no service.