William Richard Bullard, 89, of Stuttgart passed away Thursday,
May 18, 2017.
Mr. Bullard was born Jan. 4, 1928, in Marmaduke, Ark., to
Clarence and Verna Bradsher Bullard. He attended Arkansas State
Teachers College in Conway and was a retired draftsman. His many
passions, just to name a few, included photography, art,
archiving history, volunteering at the Grand Prairie Development
Center and Museum of the Arkansas Grand Prairie, and attending
Stuttgart Senior Center.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Vera
Darlene Stipp Bullard; and grandson, Jake Spivey.
Survivors are daughters, Marcy Pierce (Merle Anders) of Casscoe
and Cindy Spivey (Robert) of Wiggins, Miss.; sister, Jackie
Bullard Allen of McKinney, Texas; three grandchildren, Candace
Pierce Prine (Bret) of Stuttgart, Dawn Spivey Bramlett
(Bucky) of Conway and
Laine Spivey Taylor (Ronnie) of Hattiesburg, Miss.; and five
great-grandchildren, Hayden Prine, Braden and Briggs Bramlett
and Ethan and Lillian Taylor.
A memorial service, officiated by Rev. Darrell Stayton, is 11
a.m. Monday, June 5, at St. Albans Episcopal Church.
His family requests memorials be made to Museum of the Arkansas
Grand Prairie, 921 E. Fourth St., Stuttgart, Ark. 72160.