Created on Thursday, 28 February 2013 Written by THE BELLEFONTAINE EXAMINER STAFF
Clifford Lee Bullock, 70, of Carlyle, Ill., and formerly of Bellefontaine, passed away Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, at his residence.
He was born Feb. 4, 1943, in Bedford, Ind., to the late Rollie and Faye Marie Dennings Bullock.
Clifford was also preceded in death by his son, Brent Bullock; mother-in-law and father-in-law, William and Helen Buecher; stepfather, Robert Rujawitz; sister, Betty (Larry) Lannert; brothers-in-law, Vance Bickham and Roger Buecher; and nephew, Bill Gossard.
Surviving are his wife, Patricia L. Buecher Bullock, whom he married on Nov. 26, 1966, son, Jeffrey Bullock of Fairview Heights, Ill.; daughter, Bridgett (Mark) Toennies of Bartelso, Ill.; grandchildren, Brandon, Mailee and Chandler; sister, Elizabeth Bickham of Bellefontaine; half brothers, Gary (Ellen) Rujawitz and Robert (Sue) Rujawitz; brothers-in-law, Don Buecher and Henry Buecher; sister-in-law, Sherryl Buecher; and nieces, nephews, great- nieces and nephews, cousins, other relatives and special friends.
He was retired from General Motors and he loved his family and his grandchildren very much.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Southern Illinois and to Zion Evangelical Church in Millstadt, Ill.
Funeral services were handled by Strauss-Leesman Funeral Home in Millstadt, Ill., where he was buried in Mt. Evergreen Cemetery.