Douglas Lee Bullard

Published 8:56 am Monday, May 25, 2020

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Mr. Douglas Lee Bullard, 64, died Friday, May 22, 2020.

He was born April 28, 1956 and was a lifelong resident of Davie County.  He had been employed by T. E. Connectivity for years in maintenance.  He was mechanically minded and spent his life working as a tradesman. He had a phenomenal ability to build, create, and fix anything placed in his hands.  His passion in life was working the family farm where he tended cattle. His favorite place to be was on the seat of his tractor, and talking to his closest friends, Stewart Howell and “Fast” Eddie Frank. He was loving and devoted to his family and friends. He was loved and respected by many.

He was preceded in death by his father, William “Bill” Henry Bullard Jr.

Survivors: his wife of 12 years, Joyce Barnes Bullard; his mother, Norma Jane Cumby Bullard; a sister, Elizabeth “Lib” Bullard; children, Mitchell Bullard (Amanda), Jammie Collins (Josh), Jimmy Materdo (Diana), and Jennifer “Leona” Parrish (Daniel); and 8 grandchildren.

A visitation will be held Tuesday, May 26 from 6:30-8:30 p.m. at Lambert Funeral Home. Due to COVID-19, the number of visitors in the building at one time will be limited.

Memorials: American Cancer Society, 7027 Albert Pick Road, Ste. 104, Greensboro, 27409; or Bailey’s Chapel UMC Men, 772 Bailey’s Chapel Road, Advance, 27006.