Robert H. Bullen, Jr.
July 4, 1929 - September 11, 2017
Robert H. Bullen, Jr., passed away at age 88 on September 11, 2017 at his home in Bogalusa, LA surrounded by family and friends. He was born on July 4, 1929. He was a member of Pettitt Memorial Baptist Church. He was a veteran of Korean War.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Lorene Jones Bullen of Bogalusa, LA; four sons, Brian Keith Bullen (Joni) of Carriere, MS, Kevin Lee Bullen of Bogalusa, LA, Robert Kelly Bullen (Tina) of Poplarville, MS, and Kendall Alan Bullen (Robyn) of Bogalusa, LA; a sister, Eddie Nell Merritt (Hershel) of Bogalusa, LA; ten grandchildren, Amanda Hale, Jarrod Bullen, Trent Breland, Sarah Breland, Tyler Bullen, Matthew Bullen, Travis Trahan, Adam Trahan, Bailey Bullen, and Cameron Bullen; and nine great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his mother, Sarah Jones “Sadie” Thompson; his father, Robert Bullen, Sr.; his sisters, Mildred Miller, and Edith Lott; and his brothers, Floyd Leslie, Lofton Leslie, Emery Thompson, Barney Thompson, and R. H. Bullen.
Visitation will be held at Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home on Wednesday, September 13, 2017 from 5:00 P.M -9:00 P.M. Visitation will continue at Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home Chapel on Thursday, September 14, 2017 from 10:00 a.m.-2:00 P.M. Funeral Services will begin at 2:00 P.M. with Rev. Tommy Pittman, and Rev. Tommy Varnado officiating. Interment will follow at Pounds Cemetery with Military Graveside Services by the Magic City American Legion Post #24.
Active Pallbearers will be, Eugene Styron, Lonnie Styron, Jr., David Thompson, Michael Merritt, Scott Ard, and Troy Tervalon. Honorary Pallbearers will be, Brad Bennett, and Raymond Matthews.