Robert Earl Bullock
Thursday, April 17, 2014 1:00 AM
Robert Earl (Bob) Bullock, 66, of Madison died April 9, 2014. A funeral service was held on April 12 at Wright and Ferguson Funeral Home in Ridgeland.
Interment followed in Parkway Memorial Cemetery. Bob was born on July 30, 1947, in Jackson to Clarence Earl Bullock and Mary Evelyn Sorter Bullock. He was a graduate of William B. Murrah High School, Class of 1965. He graduated from Mississippi State University in 1969 with a degree in accounting. He was a member of of Pi Kappa Alpha and continued relationships with his Pike brothers throughout the years. Bob was retired from Bullock Construction Company, where he was owner and president. During his years in the construction industry he was very involved in Associated General Contractors of Mississippi, serving in the capacity of president and in other leadership positions. He was a founding member and served on the board of Comptrust AGC of Mississippi. Bob attended Christ United Methodist Church.
Bob was preceded in death by his parents and brother-in-law, Bill Sugg, of Atlanta, Georgia. He is survived by his wife, Cathy Bullock; children Seth Bullock (Rochelle) of Houston, Texas, Alexis Showah (Justin) of Water Valley, Mississippi, Sarah Hensley Abbott (Wes) of Montrose, Colorado, and Olivia Terenzio (John) of San Francisco, California; five grandchildren; and two sisters, Collie Sugg of Atlanta, Georgia and Pat Williams of Jackson. Memorials be made in his memory to the Alzheimer's Association, the Juvenile Diabetes Association, or the American Cancer Society.