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Verna D. Bullock, age 86, of Somerset, passed from this life on Tuesday, November 01, 2016, at the Jean Waddle Hospice Care Center.
Verna was born on September 10, 1930, in the Colo Community of Pulaski County, daughter of the late William E. and Nannie Glover Smiley. She was a self-employed seamstress. Verna was a Sunday School teacher for over thirty years at Pleasant Run Baptist Church. She loved quilting, gardening and reading. Verna enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her children, Dianna (and Jim) Carpenter, of Shepherdsville, Gary Bullock, of Somerset, Patty (and Richard) Hibbs, of Somerset, Dennis (and Judy) Bullock, of Waynesburg, Linda (and Terry) Dick, of London, David (and Sheila) Bullock, of Somerset, and Jason (and Cheryl) Bullock, of Somerset; grandchildren, Becky (and Chris) Miracle, Kevin (and Terri) Hibbs, Lisa (and Brandon) Rose, Angie (and Kevin) Goetz, Jeff Bullock, Crystal Patton, Josh Dick, Scotty (and Ross) Stogsdill, Sara Beth Bullock (and Josh Pence), Amanda (and Brandon) Vanhook, Breann Bullock, and Zack Bullock; two step-grandchildren, Natalie Craft and Nicole Dominguez; siblings, Howard (and Elsie) Smiley, and Vera Woodall, both of Somerset, and Clesphy (and Sue) Smiley, of Cadiz; sisters-in-law, Wilretha Shelton, Mildred Smiley, Donnie (and Darrell) Carlton, Ruth (and Joe) Masten, Sue Snyder and Allene Bullock; brother-in-law, Roscoe Bullock; great-grandchildren, J.C., Abagail and Allyson Miracle, Cassidy and Jacob Goetz, Danielle Bullock, Charlie Hibbs, Chloe and Ryker Stogsdill, Annie Denham and Jensen Pierce Riggs; and step-great-grandchildren, Haley and Haydon Eldridge, Josef and Sophia Dominguez, Jasmine Wheeler, Kaitlyn and Cecelia Chambers, Jacob Bullock and Devin Norman.
Verna is preceded in death by her parents, Estil and Nannie Smiley; her husband, Willard Bullock; and her siblings, Carlis Smiley, Mildred Mounce, J.B. Smiley, and Garold Smiley.
Visitation will be Wednesday, November 2, 2016, after 6:00 p.m., in Southern Oaks Funeral Home Chapel.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, November 3, 2016, at 10:00 a.m., in the funeral home chapel, with Bro. Ronald Barnett officiating. Burial will be in the Short Creek Pleasant Run Cemetery.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.