Robert Edward Bullard, 72, of New Point, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013, at Parkwood Health Care Center, Lebanon. He was born March 5, 1941, in St. Paul, the son of William Bullard and Nellie Miller.
Robert served in the US Air Force over 23 years until his retirement in 1984. On December 18, 1972, he married Corazon Lagarde-Bullard in a Catholic Church in the Philippians.
Survivors include his wife: Cora; his son: Edwin Bullard; his sister: Wilma Spears; two brothers: Kenny Bullard and Fred Miller; two brothers-in-law: Elino and Marcia Lagarde; and five sisters-in-law: Linda (James) Osborn, Fe (Terry) Tobin, Lilia (Rick) Hart, Ceferina (Alan) Hall, and Ligaya Lagarde. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Visitation will be held from noon to 4 p.m., Nov. 10, at Gilliland-Howe Funeral Home. Robert’s Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m., Nov. 11, at the funeral home. Burial will follow at the Rossburg Cemetery, New Point. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.gilliland-howe.com.