William "Brad" Bullard
William "Brad" Bullard, age 63, of Mineral City, (New Cumberland) died suddenly Wednesday afternoon, Oct. 23, 2013 in the Aultman Hospital emergency room at Canton following an apparent heart attack.
Born April 24, 1950, in Sutton, WV, he was the son of Barbara E. Stewart Bullard Williams of Dover, and the late William C. Bullard. He was also preceded in death by his stepfather, Wayne Williams.
He was a retired self-employed truck driver. Brad was a U. S. Marine Corps Veteran, having served during the Vietnam Era. His primary focus was spending time with his children and supporting them by faithfully attending their many sporting events and school activities. Brad was a socially active man with many friends, and was a skilled pool player. When at home, he was a fan of watching old westerns on television and studying car advertisements. He was an avid gun collector. He dutifully paid special attention to his mother and tending to her needs.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife, Donna S. Bullard of Dellroy, whom he married May 28, 1994; a daughter Sarah J. Bullard of Uhrichsville, a son, Kyle Edward Bullard of Dellroy; a grandson, Bradley Lloyd Elmore of Uhrichsville; a sister, Mrs. Kenny (Sandy) Berkshire of Mineral City; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted Sunday, Oct. 27 at 7 p.m. in Baxter-Gardner Funeral Home at Sherrodsville with Rev. Ted Knapp officiating. The New Philadelphia V.F.W. Post #1445 will perform military honors. Calling hours will be held Sunday from 3 p.m. until time of services in the funeral home. To leave an online condolence message, visit www.baxtergardner.com.