Eva Terrell Pullen
Mrs. Eva Terrell Pullen was born on May 5, 1923 in McCall Creek, Mississippi and died on June 8, 2014 in Brandon, MS.
Visitation will be held at Brookhaven Funeral Home, 894 Natchez Drive, Tuesday, June 10 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Funeral services will be Wednesday, June 11 at 11:00 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Brookhaven with visitation one hour prior to the funeral. Burial will follow at Rosehill cemetery, Brookhaven.
She is survived by her children, Debbie Pullen Webb and William Terrell Pullen (Susie); her grandchildren, Amy Stanley (Chris), Ashley Pullen, Jennifer Cole (Chris), and Amanda Ladnier (John); her five great-grandchildren, Austin, Blake, Hailey, Alysa and Chris. She is also survived by her sister, Regina McGraw Hinote of Mobile, AL and one brother, Linton Terrell of Edwards, MS; and several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Pullen was preceded in death by her parents, William and Arie Lofton Terrell; brothers, Lester Terrell, Roy Terrell, Junius Terrell, and Clyde Terrell; sisters, Mayford McCall, Donis Newell, Leona Smith and Faye Moore; son-in-law, Robert Webb.
Eva was a longtime resident of Brookhaven and a member of First Baptist Church. She was a greeter, chairman of the flower committee, and a member of the Sanctuary Choir. She was an exceptional cook, and her love of flowers was known throughout Brookhaven. Eva's strong faith was evident throughout her entire life.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Experience Renewal 2, First Baptist Church Brookhaven, P. O. Box 589, Brookhaven, MS 39602; or the Mississippi Chapter of
, 196 Chamont Drive, Suite 4, Ridgeland, MS 39157.
The family would like to thank Dr. Eddie Moak, the staff of Sta-Home, Southern Care, and Emeritus at Heritage House for their dedicated care during Mrs. Pullen's illness.
Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Brookhaven Funeral Home, 894 Natchez Drive, Brookhaven, MS.
Brookhaven Funeral Home - Brookhaven
894 Natchez Dr. 230 N. Jackson St. Brookhaven, MS 39601
Published in Clarion Ledger on June 10, 2014