James Milton Pulley

James Milton Pulley, 80, found rest with God. His strong steadfast commitment to provide care and ensure his family’s complete comfort was subsided in peaceful departure early Saturday evening, May 19, 2012 at the VA Medical Center in Huntington, WV. He was born May 27, 1931 in Wayne County, Kenova, West Virginia, the son of the late James Lon and Leona Pulley. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and so much more, survived by his beloved wife Edith Adkins Pulley. They shared life and love, together blessed for 57 years. His sisters, Hazel Perry, Sally and John Turley, Betty and Bill Dixon also survive him. In addition he is survived by two sons and their families, Mike and Kim Pulley and David and Regina Pulley; grandchildren Jamie and Todd Taylor, Anthony and Amelia Pulley, Alix Pulley, Jillian Pulley, Chris Pulley, Austin Caudill Pulley, David Britton Pulley; great grandchildren, Tevin Taylor, Jordyn Taylor, Tylin Taylor, Peyton Pulley and Amira Pulley. He was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Carol Pulley; sisters, Glenna Dean Newby, Murtle Dishman and Mary Coyer and his brother, Andrew Jackson Pulley. He attended Ceredo-Kenova High School, served tenure with the United States Air Force and was a member of Kenova Church of God. Places of employment included Gould Battery, carpentry work, and construction work in Hilton Head with brothers-in-law, Earl Adkins and the late Ellis Adkins and family. His happiness was providing for family, communion with the brotherhood of man, and love in God and wife. He will be sorely missed, loved dearly and never forgotten by all the family and friends that were so fortunate to share life with him. The family will receive friends from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at the Maple Street Church of God, 1601 Maple Street in Kenova and the funeral service will begin at 1 p.m. with Rev. J. Rabun Haddock officiating. Burial will follow in Dock’s Creek Cemetery. Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova is assisting the family. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rollins.com