ESSEX -- Myrul Jean Pullum, 75, died Dec. 6, 2011, in Sikeston.
Born Jan. 24, 1936, in Bernie, to the late Willie Whitehead and Nellie Mae Loyd, she lived most of her life in Essex.
On Sept. 12, 1952, in Bernie, she married Oscar Leo Pullum who survives of the home.a
Other survivors include: four sons, Leon Pullum of Bloomfield, Richard Pullum of Essex and James and Tony Pullum of Dexter; one daughter, Kathy Miller of Portageville; four sisters, Lucille Herron, Rose Landry, Mary Daniels and Nina Wolfe; five brothers, Tom Trammel, Jerry Trammel, Robert Trammel, Denny Trammel and Ricky Trammel; and 15 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by one daughter, Brenda Duncan, and one brother, Bill Trammel.
Visitation is scheduled after 5 p.m. today at the Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter where services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday with the Rev. Jerry Willer of Whitewater officiating.
Burial will follow in the Essex Cemetery.
Online condolences may be sent at www.watkinsfuneralhome.com.