Weldon Pulley

Jun 6th, 1931 - Jan 3rd, 2018


Blue Funeral Home (Marion)

Mon, Jan. 8th, 2018 10am


Blue Funeral Home (Marion)

Mon, Jan. 8th, 2018 12pm

Weldon Pulley

Marion-Weldon Pulley, 86, passed away on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at Heartland Regional Medical Center.

Weldon was born on June 6, 1931 to Guy and Sylvia (Atwood) Pulley. He married Pauline Moulton on June 9, 1953 in Arkansas.  She preceded him in death on February 5, 2010.

Weldon retired from Maytag in Herrin. He loved the Cubs, enjoyed working in the yard, fishing at Crab Orchard Lake and spending time with his family.

Survivors include:

Son-Weldon Vernell Pulley Jr. and wife Shelayne of Herrin

Son-Ronald L. Pulley and wife Marguerite of Marion

Daughter-Tisha Kay Bradley and husband Bill of Marion

Daughter-Deborah Kay Kravec of Arizona


Andrew Kravec

Rheanna Pulley

Elijah Bradley

Anisha and Clay Williams

Sierra Bradley

Great grandchildren-Rylan Bradley and Mikah Williams

Sisters-Yvonne Adams and Margaret Patterson and husband Carl

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; seven brothers and five sisters

Funeral services will be held on Monday, January 8, 2018 at 12pm at Blue Funeral Home in Marion with Rev. Donnie Colson officiating. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery.  Visitation will be on Monday from 10am until the time of service at the funeral home.

9 Guestbook Messages

  • Guest: George Law

    From: Herrin, Illinois

    Date: January 5, 2018

    So sorry for your loss. He was a great guy! Always had that smile.

  • Guest: Allen and Sherry

    From: Carbondale , Illinois

    Date: January 5, 2018

    Tish, We are so very sorry to hear of your Dad’s passing. He was such a sweet man and loved his grandkids. Please know we are here.

  • Guest: Mary Jo McElyea

    From: West Frankfort , Illinois

    Date: January 5, 2018

    Weldon & Tish, sorry to hear of the passing of your dad. Keeping you and your families in my thoughts and prayers.

  • Guest: Lanky R. Atwood

    From: Energy, Illinois

    Date: January 5, 2018

    Sorry Weldon for your loss.Me and your dad had a lot of talks about a lot of good memories.He will be missed.Need anything let me know.God Bless.The family will be in my prayers.

  • Guest: Greg and Sheila Beasley

    From: Marion , Illinois

    Date: January 5, 2018

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time. May God comfort you. Very sorry for your loss.
    Greg and Sheila Beasley

  • Guest: Jane Williams

    From: Murphysboro, Illinois

    Date: January 5, 2018

    So very sorry to hear of his passing. My sympathy to the family. I will be unable to come pay my respects due to having to work on Monday. God bless you all.

  • Guest: David A Nolen

    From: Thompsonville , Illinois

    Date: January 6, 2018

    So sorry for your loss.

  • Guest: Jo Ann Pulley Henderson Higdon

    From: Bermuda Dunes, California

    Date: January 7, 2018

    So very sorry to learn of his passing.

  • Guest: Janice E Hindman

    From: ELKVILLE, Illinois

    Date: January 7, 2018

    He was one special person. I enjoyed the time I was around him. He made me smile and laugh. Thank you Weldon. Now your again with Pauline give her a hug from everyone down here.