June 10, 2010
Friday, June 18, 2010 1:30PMM Maple Grove Cemetery Mechanicsburg
Carl E. Bullard, 84, of Mechanicsburg, passed away Thursday, June 10, 2010 in The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus.
He was born May 15, 1926 in Mechanicsburg, the son of Albert Ray and Lois (Guyton) Bullard.
Carl was a 1944 graduate of Mechanicsburg High School. He retired from Westing House after 15 years of service; After retirement, Carl worked for Lantz Sales and Service. Carl enjoyed fishing, wood working, bird watching, model airplanes, and model cars and was a member of the Model T Ford Club. He loved spending time with his grandchildren and his great grandchildren.
He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Betty (Adcox) Bullard; daughter, Juanita Marie (Mike) Brown of Urbana; granddaughters, Allison Holland of Urbana, Sarah McGarvey of Dublin and Jessica Trostel of Troy; great grandchildren, Damon Miller, Alyssa and Michael Holland; sister, Nancy Sommerville of Louisville, KY; cousin, Mary (Leroy) Blazer of Mechanicsburg and David (Nancy) Bullard of Washington, IL.
Carl is preceded in death by his parents; sister, Carmen Gossett and brother, Art Bullard.
Following Carl’s wishes, his body will be cremated. A graveside service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Friday, June 18, 2010 in Maple Grove Cemetery, Mechanicsburg with Rev. Dr. Harley Roston officiating. Following the service, Mary and Leroy Blazer would like to invite family and friends to their home, on State Route 29 in Mechanicsburg for fellowship. Services have been entrusted to SKILLMAN, MCDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home, Mechanicsburg.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Mechanicsburg United Methodist Church, 42 N. Main St., Mechanicsburg, OH 43044. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.