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In Memory of

Dorcas LaNell Bullard

June 30, 1939 - January 25, 2018

Obituary


Dorcas LaNell Bullard, 78, formally of Quinton, Oklahoma, went home to her Lord and Savior January 25, 2018 in Independence, Missouri. She was born June 30, 1939, in Waurika, Oklahoma, to Henry and Ada (Jones) Walker.

LaNell was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She loved spending time with family and friends and was welcoming to everyone. She had many hobbies including genealogy, sewing, quilting, scrapbooking, beading, and playing games on her computer and always enjoyed the latest technology. She enjoyed gospel and country music and traveling with her husband.

Dorcas LaNell Bullard, 78, formally of Quinton, Oklahoma, went home to her Lord and Savior January 25, 2018 in Independence, Missouri. She was born June 30, 1939, in Waurika, Oklahoma, to Henry and Ada (Jones) Walker.

LaNell was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She loved spending time with family and friends and was welcoming to everyone. She had many hobbies including genealogy, sewing, quilting, scrapbooking, beading, and playing games on her computer and always enjoyed the latest technology. She enjoyed gospel and country music and traveling with her husband.

She married Bobby Edwards March 10, 1956, in Altus, Oklahoma, and to this union had three daughters. She married Floyd Bullard, July 15, 1971, in Leadville, Colorado, and to this union had two daughters and one son.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd Bullard, the love of her life for almost forty years, her parents, brothers, Scott and Hubert Walker, three sisters, Ethel and Barbara Walker, and Tressie Lanoue, and one great-grandson, Wade Wilson.

She is survived by son, Duane (Jennifer) Bullard of Shawnee, Oklahoma, daughters, Sue (Rondal) Wilson of Perry, Oklahoma, Donna (Scott) Hall of Independence, Missouri, Rhonda (Tim) Canterbury of Howard, Colorado, Denice (Richard) Garza of Deltona, Florida, Tara (Clint) Hall of Midland, Texas, 12 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, one brother, Robert Walker and many nieces and nephews.

Mom's greatest earthly treasure was her family and making sure they knew the Lord. We will miss her every day but are joyful she is resting with her Savior.

A memorial service will be held in Quinton, Oklahoma, at a later date. Arrangements by Newcomer Noland Road Chapel, Independence, Missouri. For online condolences go to www.dignitymemorial.com