Date of Death: 9/22/1981
Fred E. Bullard, 87, Iuka, formerly of Rinard, died at 2:50 p.m. on Tuesday at Doctor's Nursing Home in Salem.
Funeral services for Mr. Bullard will be at 1:30 p.m. on Friday at the Hosselton Funeral Home in Cisne with burial in Elmwood Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6-9 p.m. on Thursday (tonight) at the funeral home.
Mr. Bullard was born on Oct. 25, 1893, in Wayne County to Lawrence and Emma (Withrow) Bullard. He first married Mabel Ostrander on Nov. 27, 1915, in Effingham. She preceded him in death in 1957. He married Mable Brubaker on Aug. 6, 1965. She survives.
Mr. Bullard was a farmer.
He is survived by his wife: three daughters, Mrs. Bernice (Ruth) Howe of Rinard, Mrs. Leonard (June) Greenwood of Effingham an Mrs. Shirley Dowdy of Lansing; four sons, Glen and Darrell, both of Effingham, Ardell of Grand Junction, Colo., and Victor of Griffith, Ind.; two sisters, Mrs. Rhoda Bunnell of Cisne and Mrs. Herchel (Irene) Leach of Belleville; one brother, Ed Bullard of Rinard; 27 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his first wife; one infant daughter; two sons, Larry and Donald; three brothers, and one sister.
Contributed 30 Jul 2005 by Marilynn Howard