Bill’s Lord and Savior called him home on Tuesday, October 7, 2014. Funeral services at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, October 10, 2014 at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church, 10005 Lake Wheeler Road, Fuquay-Varina. Entombment at Chapel of Memories, Montlawn Memorial Park, 2911 S Wilmington St, Raleigh, NC.
Bill was the son of the late Alex and Pearl Bullard. He was predeceased by brothers, Stanley, Idus, and Osborne Bullard.
Surviving are wife, Edna Ferrell Bullard; sisters, Mavis Timmerman and Mary Sue Hamm; sisters-in-law, Glenda Myatt and Golda Weathers; nephews, Kenneth Timmerman (Vicky), Mike Forster (Glenda), Al Myatt, Tim Weathers (Monique); nieces, Vickie Forster (Edward), Ann Brock (J.C.), Mary Lou Nelson, Dorice Wilkerson, Anna Murray (John), Amy Jones, and Pamela Smith (David).
Bill served his country for 22 years in the U.S. Army where he was awarded the Bronze Star, Commendation Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, 5 Good Conduct Medals, Korean Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal, and the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal.
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Visitation will be 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. on Thursday, October 9, 2014 at Thomas Funeral Home in Fuquay-Varina, NC.
Memorial contributions to Pleasant Grove Baptist Church Debt Retirement or Transitions LifeCare, 250 Hospice Circle, Raleigh, NC 27607.
Arrangements by Thomas Funeral Home. Condolences may be left at www.thomasfuneral.com.