James "Bud" Edward Mulkey Sr., passed away on Sunday, March, 2, 2014. Bud was a beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grand-father. He worked as an auto mechanic for Chevron until his retirement. Bud was an active member of Georgetown Baptist Church. Bud was preceded in death by parents, Malcom R. Mulkey and Agnes Lively; first wife, Evelyn Mulkey; brother, Richard Mulkey. Bud is survived by his wife, Sandra Mulkey; son, James "Bud" (Laura) Mulkey; daughters, Sherri (Billy) Chauncey and Terri (Mike) Stacks; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; brother, Mike (Judy) Green; sisters, Toni Munsey, Teresa Dill and Patty (Rodney) Moore. The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. today, March 5, 2014, at Chattanooga Funeral Home, North Chapel and on Thursday from noon-2:30 p.m. Funeral service for Bud will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 6, 2014, in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Earl Farris officiating. Interment will follow to Chattanooga Memorial Park. Employed at Hardwick Clothes, he was a cherished employee and will be greatly missed. The family has entrusted in Chattanooga Funeral Home, North Chapel, 5401 Highway 153, Hixson, TN 37343. www.chattanooganorthchapel.com.