The Picayune Item
Graveside funeral services for Tommy Pulley, 63, of Picayune, Miss., who passed away Sunday, April 28, 2013, will be held Thursday, May 2, 2013, at 1:30 p.m. at Biloxi National Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday, May 2, 2013 from 10 a.m. until 11 a.m. at McDonald Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Biloxi National Cemetery under the direction of McDonald Funeral Home.
The Rev. Allen Hickman will officiate the service.
A native of Pearl River County, Miss., he was a High Pressure Pipe Welder. He loved drawing cartoon art, fishing, football, sitting at the park, and bonfires. His children and grandchildren, great-granddaughter, and his wife were the ones of his life. He loved all of his family including brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews, and great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by: his parents, Robert E. Lee Pulley and Ruby Lee Youngblood Pulley; and his sisters and brothers, Naomi Butler, Claude Wesley Pulley, Stevie Pulley, and Ginger Pulley.
Survivors include: his wife of 30 years, April Blakeman Pulley; his children, Monica Pulley Milton, Cheryl Pulley Johnson, Shawn Kosderka and wife Paige, and Brad Kosderka and wife Tabitha; 10 grandchildren, Draven, Kaleb, Zoe, Logan, Gary, Ethan, Evan, Lane, Lucas, and Freddy; one great-granddaughter, Addilyn Elizabeth Johnson; his brothers and sisters, Charles Hendrickson and wife Gay, Ruby Nell Thomas, Robert Pulley and wife Joyce, Beverly Mooney and husband Edgar, and Mary Nichelson; and numerous nieces and nephews, great nieces and great nephews; and great-great-nieces and great-great-nephews.
Obituary, register book, and driving directions can be found on the internet page at www.mcdonaldfh.com.