Dorothy Pullam

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Aurora, Colo. — Dorothy M. Ragsdel Pullam, 85, formerly of Dexter, Mo., died June 27, 2019, at her home in Aurora.

Born Dec. 21, 1933, in Bloomfield, daughter of the late Lowell and Neva Irene Green Ragsdel, she had lived in Missouri, Michigan, Illinois, Colorado and Ohio before moving to Dexter in 2000. She had been a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Dexter and was a member of the Faith Christian Assembly in Colorado.

On May 24, 1952, n Pocahontas, Ark., she married Jimmie Pullam, who preceded her in death on June 9, 2004.

Survivors include: one son, Stanley Ray Pullam of Bloomington, Ill.; one daughter, Karen Joyce Holstein of Aurora; one brother, Donald Gene Ragsdel of Dexter; one sister, Ineva Parker of Dexter; and 17 grandchildren and several  great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Sharon Lee Ramirez; and one brother, Gerone Ragsdel.

Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until service time at 1 p.m. Friday at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter with the Rev. Mike Kohlbaker of Dexter officiating.

Burial will follow in the Hagy Cemetery at Dexter.

Online condolences may be shared at www.watkinsfuneralhome.com.