Graveside services for Roy Vester Pulliam were held at 2 p.m. Oct. 12, 2020 at Fort Towson Cemetery. Roy passed away Oct. 8, 2020, at the age of 67.
Roy Vester Pulliam was born Sept. 5, 1953 in Fort Towson, Okla., to George Henry and Bonnie Cleo (West) Pulliam. He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers: George Pulliam, Haskell Pulliam, Henry Pulliam and Glen Pulliam and sisters: Mitchie Howerton, Maheala Lyons and Navada Snow.
Roy was a lifelong resident of Choctaw County and worked in the construction field. He traveled the United States while working for FEMA, rebuilding areas affected by natural disasters. Roy enjoyed telling tales of his travels. He loved the outdoors and spent his spare time hunting, fishing and gardening. Roy was a proud veteran of the United States Army and was a member of the Church of God. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
Roy is survived by his sisters: Abigail Williams of Hugo and Lenora Roberts of Antlers, Okla.; a long-time friend, along with a host of other friends and loved ones.
Bro. Jonathan Hooker officiated the service, under the direction of Miller & Miller Funeral Home.