85, of Terra Alta, died Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at home with family by her side.
The daughter of the late William C. and Ethel Knotts Mullenax, she was born September 6, 1932 in Parsons, WV.
She was a member of Life Gate Church in Terra Alta. Leota was one of the best cooks in Preston County! She enjoyed growing flowers and was proud to earn her GED in 1988.
She is survived by her husband, Willard Fultz; three sons, Jeffery (Evelyn) Keller, Kurtis Keller and Clifford (Tracy) Keller, all of Terra Alta; five daughters, Connie Lantz and Janice (Charlie) Mersing all of Terra Alta, Donna (John) Markelewicz of Keyser, Dottie (David) Storck of Terra Alta and Ellen Hoffman of Chester; one brother, Roy (Marie) Mullenax of Horse Shoe Run; one sister, Jean Toothman of Shinnston; 19 grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Harry E. Keller in 1994; a son, Edward Keller; a granddaughter, Amanda Cline; four brothers, Homer, Ray, Lawrence and John Mullenax; and one sister, Ellen Stewart.
Family and friends will be received at Life Gate Church from 2:00 p.m on Friday April 13, 2018 until the 4:00 p.m. time of service with Pastor Aaron Knotts officiating. Burial will follow in the Terra Alta Cemetery.