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Beulah Pulliam Harrison

Born: 1/12/1917

Died: 2/27/2000

Maiden Name: Pulliam

Honorific: n/a

Beulah Pulliam Harrison, 83, of Big Spring, Texas passed away Sunday, February 27, in a local hospital in Big Spring. She was born January 12, 1917 in McAlester, Oklahoma.

She worked in restaurants as a cook for many years in Seminole and Big Spring. She married Marion Arthur Melton on March 20, 1935 in Seminole, Oklahoma where she raised her family. He preceded her in death. She married Clyde C. Harrison on April 21, 1971 in Big Spring. He preceded her in death on March 23, 1995.

Also preceded her in death were a daughter, Gearldine Melton; parents Willis and Melissa Pulliam; grandmother, Jincy Nail; two brothers, Lee Pulliam and Robert Pulliam of Seminole, and half-brother, Rose Moore of Maysville, Oklahoma.

Survivors include three daughters and sons-in-law; Christine and Clarence Schaefer of Coahoma, Texas, JoAnn and Tommy Williams of Ft. Worth, Texas, and Mary and James Grummitt of Big Spring; sister, Elise Seyfert of Seminole; brother, Joe Pulliam of Seminole; eight grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.