Visitation for Mrs. Pulliam will be Friday, Dec. 27, 2013 from 4-8 p.m. in the Partlow Funeral Chapel. Funeral services will be Saturday, Dec. 28, 2013 at 10 a.m. in the Partlow Funeral Chapel with Bro. Don McElroy officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. Family will serve as pallbearers. Interment will follow at 4 p.m. in the Harmony Cemetery in Walnut, Miss.
Mrs. Pulliam, age 96, of Lebanon, passed away Monday, Dec. 23, 2013 at Quality Care Health Center.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Jesse Hugh and Mary Esther Mauldin; husband, Hermon Pulliam Sr.; son, Hugh David Pulliam; granddaughter, Tina Lynn Pulliam; brother, Jesse Raymond Mauldin; sisters, Annette Rippee and Doris Anyan.
She is survived by her children, H.U. "Sonny" (Eleanor) Pulliam Jr., Norma P. (Bobby) Osborne,
Harold (Wanda) Pulliam, Mike (Elaine) Pulliam, Carole (Dennis) Randolph; sister-in-law, Emma Lee Mauldin; 10 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Pulliam was a homemaker, a member of the local chapter Iris Society, and a member of First Baptist Church, where she was in the LLL Club and also sang in the choir.
Flowers will be appreciated, or memorial donations may be made to the Harmony Cemetery Fund c/o Harmony Baptist Church, Highway 15 N., Walnut, MS 38683.
Partlow Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements, 615-444-7007, obit line 615-444-7700, partlowchapel.com.