BURLINGTON - Oma Odell Cobb Bulla, 93, passed away Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, at 9:25 a.m. at White Oak Manor Nursing Home in Burlington.
A native of Caswell County, she was the daughter of the late Samuel Andrew Cobb and the late Annie Thompson Stadler Cobb Roach. She worked at Western Electric and AT&T Guilford Center for 32 years. After retirement in 1982, she loved and worked in her yard and flower garden. She was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include a son, Roger Dean Bulla of Yanceyville; a daughter, Kay Bulla Dawson (William R.) of Mebane; six grandchildren, Rick Bulla, Derek Bulla, Shawn Bulla, Lisa D. Fulghum (Stuart), Kelly Dawson and Sharon Dawson; two great-grandchildren, Dawson Fulghum and Justin Bulla; two sisters-in-law, Caroline Cobb and June Bulla; a very special friend, Caroline B. Rogers; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband of 57 years, Colon M. Bulla; and brother, John A. Cobb.
A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013, at Pine Hill Cemetery in Burlington by the Rev. Darryl Massey.
In lieu of flowers, it is requested memorials be made to the Eastern N.C. Chapter of the
, 400 Oberlin Road, Suite 220, Raleigh, NC 27605, or to the
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