Elliot Willis Pulliam
Sequoyah High School ~ Student 1950s~1960s
LAWRENCE, KS -- Funeral services for Elliot Willis Pulliam , (Seq. Class of 1962) 64, Oklahoma, will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. Burial will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.
Mr. Pulliam died Wednesday, July 15, 2009, at his home in Lexington, Okla.
He was born Dec. 9, 1943, in Lawton, Okla., the son of Tom and Louisa Bacon Pulliam.
Mr. Pulliam received his associate degree from Haskell Indian Nations University. He served during the Vietnam conflict. He was an electrician at Haskell. He received various certificates for his work and activities.
Mr. Pulliam was a member of the Haskell Veterans Club and the American Legion in Lexington, Okla. He was a member of the Chickasaw Nation.
He married Etta Mae Jimboy Pulliam (Seq. Class of 1961) on March 18, 1971. She preceded him in death in April 2006.
Survivors include two sons, Matthew and Jewett Michael Jimboy, both of Lawrence; a sister, Patricia, Bethany, Okla.; and 12 grandchildren.
The family will greet friends from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary.
The family suggests memorials to Haskell Veterans Club, sent in care of the Warren-Mc Elwain Mortuary, 120 W. 13th St., Lawrence, KS 66044.