Pullin, George Dillin (Cleveland)

Sunday, June 16, 2019
George Pullin
George Pullin

George Dillin Pullin, 82, of Cleveland, passed away on Thursday, June 13, 2019, in a local hospital.

He was a veteran of the United States Army. He was of the Baptist Faith.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Pullin; his parents, Floyd Pullin and Gussie Dale Pullin; son James David Pullin, and siblings Estelene Cross, Mae Chastain, and J.D. Pullin.

He is survived by his two children, Jeff Pullin and Melissa Pullin of Cleveland; grandchildren, Chris and Justin Ledford and one great-granddaughter, Lila Grace Ledford; several nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, June 18, in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with the Reverend Felicia Reno officiating. Interment will follow in Moore’s Chapel Cemetery with Tim Taylor, Justin Ledford, Rob Chastain, Garry Cross, Kevin Thompson and Jacky “Ducky” Myers serving as pallbearers. The honorary pallbearer will be Bob Chastain.  

The family will receive friends from 4–7 p.m. on Monday, June 17, at the funeral home.

We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Pullin family guestbook at www.ralphbuckner.com.


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