2017-04-19 / Obituaries

Ophelia Drucilla Pulliam


DURHAM — Ms. Ophelia Drucilla Pulliam, age 57, of 1432 Maplewood Drive in Durham, departed this life in her home Tuesday, April 11, 2017.
She was a native of Person County.
She is survived by one daughter, Sophia Laws of the home; three brothers, Riley Pulliam (Queen) of Roxboro, Leslie Pulliam of Albany, New York and John Lois Pulliam of East Orange, New Jersey; one sister, Bernetha Pulliam, also of East Orange; sister-in-law, Dorothy Pulliam of Roxboro; nieces; nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.
The funeral service will be held Wednesday, April 19, at 1 p.m. at Cunningham and Nelson Funeral Home in Roxboro with the Rev. LaTonya McIver Penny officiating and providing the eulogy. Burial will follow in the Winstead Family Cemetery, 520 Robert Norris Road, Roxboro.
Visitation will also be Wednesday at the funeral home from 12 to 1 p.m. At other times, the family will receive friends at 1535 Semora Road, Roxboro.
The body will lie in state in the chapel for one hour prior to the service.
Cunningham and Nelson  Funeral Directors are in charge of the service of comfort for Ms. Ophelia Drucilla Pulliam.
Online condolences may be expressed at cunninghamnelsonfuneralhome.com.

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