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Roxy L. Pullum

August 30, 2005 October 24, 2017
Roxy L. Pullum
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Obituary for Roxy L. Pullum

Roxanne Leigh Pullum, 12, of Carterville, passed away Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital in St. Louis, MO.
Roxy was a 6th grade student at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic School in Herrin.
Roxy was born August 30, 2005 in Carbondale, IL to Freddy A. Pullum II and Nancy Ellen (Fisher) Pullum.
Roxy was involved with the Girl Scout Troup # 8115 at OLMC; a part of the cross country team at OLMC; Team Roxy, her Facebook page which shared information about her journey to inspire others.
Roxy was baptized at OLMC and was currently attending the Christian Life Church in Herrin.
She is survived by mother Nancy Pullum of Blairsville, IL; brothers, Ethan and Ruben; father Freddy Pullum II of Herrin; grandparents, Thomas and Debra Fisher of Royalton, IL and Fred and Jody Pullum of Blairsville, IL; great grandparents Harold and June Klump of AZ; aunts and uncles, Max and Tammy Pullum, Melanie and Miles Hopper, Mindy and Tim Sorensen, Andy and Danielle Fisher, Emily and Shayne Howell; her special cousins, Luke, Sully, Katie, Payton, Maddie, Tyson, Lucas, Bridget, Maggie, Hayden, Norah, Alex, Annie and Elizabeth; special aunt, Carrie Young; and her neighbors, Cheri, Stewart, Nick Childress and her beloved canine companion, Penelope.
She was preceded in death by great grandparents, Kenneth and Elenora Fisher, Fred and Dora Pullum, Dolores Young, Herman Reynolds and a cousin, Lily Pullum.
Services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 28, 2017 at Christian Life Church, 1901 North Park Ave, Herrin, IL with Pastors Steve McKeown, Adam Ward and Msgr. Ken Schaefer officiating. Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friday, Oct. 27, 2017 at the Christian Life Church in Herrin. Interment will be in Miners Cemetery at Royalton. Memorial donations are suggested and may be made to OLMC New School Fund or to Make-A-Wish Illinois; envelopes will be available at the church.

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5:00 PM 10/27/2017 5:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 10/27/2017 8:00:00 PM
Christian Life Church

1901 North Park Avenue
Herrin, IL 62948

Christian Life Church
1901 North Park Avenue Herrin 62948 IL
United States





11:00 AM 10/28/2017 11:00:00 AM
Christian Life Church

1901 North Park Avenue
Herrin, IL 62948

Christian Life Church
1901 North Park Avenue Herrin 62948 IL
United States

Cemetery Details


Miners Cemetery Final Resting Place

Route 149
Royalton, IL 62983

Route 149 Royalton 62983 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

OLMC New School Fund

Make-A-Wish Illinois

One West Old State Capital Plaza, Suite 721
Springfield, IL 62701-1374

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