Don Bullock, 76, local businessman, passed away May 7, 2013, after a battle with cancer at his home in Graham. Funeral services will be held Friday, May 10, 2013, at 10 a.m. in the First Baptist Church in Graham. Burial will follow in Pioneer Cemetery under the direction of Morrison Funeral Home. Mr. and Mrs. Bullock have owned and operated Bullock Printing in Graham and Olney since 1968.
Don was born in Quanah Dec. 31, 1936, the son of Thomas Gale and Floy (Henry) Bullock. He spent his early childhood in west Texas and he always cherished the friendships made attending the Earth-Springlake School. The family moved to Graham in 1950, where Don attended Graham Junior High and High School. He enlisted in the Army in 1955 and married Carmen Russell in Graham in 1955. The couple was located in various locations with the military that included two tours in Germany. He was a lifelong member of the Baptist church and a deacon for over 40 years. He was a former director of the Graham Chamber of Commerce.
Don is survived by his wife of 57 years, Carmen Bullock of Graham; brothers Larry Bullock and wife, Dorothy, of Graham and their family and Kenny Bullock and wife, Suzy, of Mineral Wells and their family; sisters Dolores Bullock Shoemate of Nampa, Idaho, and her family, Kay Bullock Collom and husband, Bob, of Godley and their family, and Debbie Bullock of Aubrey and her family; numerous nieces and nephews and their families and cousins of two large families as well as a host of good friends made along the way.
Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church in Olney or First Baptist Church in Graham.
The family will greet friends Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.