Barbara Joan Pulley

August 8, 1934October 28, 2019

Barbara Joan Pulley, 85, of Kokomo passed away October 28, 2019 in her home. She was born August 8, 1934 in Kokomo, Indiana to Oakley and Mary (Clements) Runyon.

Barbara worked many jobs over the years including Haynes Stellite, Delco and finally retired from Big Lots. She married Tom Pulley January 11, 2001 and in their retirement, they enjoyed being vendors at festivals around Indiana. Barbara sold incense, candles and other scent items. She loved reading and Joyce Meyer Bible studies. She and Tom attended services at Bethel Tabernacle in Kokomo.

Barbara is survived by her husband, Tom; daughters, Lisa (Daniel) Snyder, Vicky Bostick, and Lori (Jeffrey) Fields; stepchildren, Teresa, Kelli, Cheryl and Dayle; 6 grandchildren; 9 step grandchildren; 3 great grandchildren and 3 step great grandchildren and one on the way.

Barbara was preceded in death by her parents.

Family will receive friends Thursday, October 31 from 10am to 2pm at Sunset Memory Garden Funeral Home, 2097 W. Alto Road, Kokomo, Indiana 46902, with funeral service to follow at 2pm. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Barbara’s name to Riley Children’s Hospital, 30 South Meridian Street, Suite 200, Indianapolis, Indiana 46204, or Bethel Tabernacle, 661 W. 400 S., Kokomo, IN 46902.


  • Visitation Thursday, October 31, 2019
  • Funeral Service Thursday, October 31, 2019
  • Burial Thursday, October 31, 2019


Barbara Joan Pulley

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