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JC Pulliam

June 3, 1946 — July 28, 2023

Kansas City

JC Pulliam

 

JC “Jabbo” Pulliam was born June 3, 1946, in Lambert, Mississippi to the union of Alexander and Dave Annie (McGhee) Pulliam.  JC grew up in Mississippi before pursuing a career in vocational training through the Job Core learning trade printing.

JC lived in Boston, Massachusetts and worked there for a brief period of time before relocating back to the South.  He settled and planted roots in Memphis, Tennessee where he began his career and married Melva Dine Pulliam.

JC eventually relocated to Kansas City where he resided until the time of his passing. 

JC loved to be fashionable and loved to dress. He also loved going to the casino.

JC is proceeded in death by his wife, Melva Dean Pulliam, parents Alexander and Dave Annie Pulliam, brothers, JB McGhee, Henry Pulliam, Sr., Sisters Roberta Goodwin, Bessie Mae Tyler, Daughter Kendra Patrice Paul.

JC leaves to cherish his memory,  his sons:  Julius (Gwendolyn) Pulliam and Zachary Perez Pulliam; his sister, Annie Mae Chandler;  a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and close cousins.

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Past Services

Visitation

Saturday, August 12, 2023

12:30 - 1:30 pm (Central time)

Overland Park Funeral Chapel

8201 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66204

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Funeral Service

Saturday, August 12, 2023

1:30 - 2:30 pm (Central time)

Overland Park Funeral Chapel

8201 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66204

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Interment

Saturday, August 12, 2023

3:00 - 3:30 pm (Central time)

Johnson County Memorial Gardens Courtyard of Memories Indoor Mausoleum

11200 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66210

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