HOULKA – Betty Lou Pulliam, 70, died Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, at Community Hospice in Verona. A native of Chickasaw County, she was the daughter of Dave Hamilton and Louise Chambers.
She was a member of Trinity Church Of God in Christ in Houston where she served on the mother’s board. She loved traveling, shopping, her grandkids and, most of all, going to church.
A celebration of life service will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 1, at Trinity Church of God in Christ. Elder Glenn Huggins will officiate. Burial will be in East County Line Cemetery in Houlka. Kenneth I Roberson Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
She is survived by her husband, Leroy Pulliam of Houlka; two daughters, Valerie (Jessie) McGregory of Okolona and Sherron (Tony) Horton of Saltillo; four sons, Gary (Tina) Pulliam of Pontotoc, Michael Pulliam of Houlka, Steven (Denise) Pulliam of Tupelo and Clifford (Beverly) Pulliam of Houston; one sister, Betty (Larry) McAlister of Houlka; one brother, Willie Lee Hamilton of Beloit, Wis.; 23 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 2 to 7 p.m. today with family hour from 6 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.