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Lowell Thomas "Tommy" Bullock

June 5, 1939 December 24, 2018
Lowell Thomas "Tommy" Bullock
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DURHAM: Lowell Thomas “Tommy” Bullock, 79, passed away on Monday, December 24, 2018 at Hock Family Pavilion in Durham. He was born in Durham, the son of the late William Glenn Bullock and Lillian Canara McFarland Bullock. In addition to his parents, Mr. Bullock was also predeceased by his brother, Roger Elwood Bullock.

Mr. Bullock was the owner and operator of Bullock’s Bar-be-cue Inc. in Durham which first opened in 1952. He was a 1957 graduate of Durham High School where he played football. He served his country in the U.S. National Guard. Mr. Bullock loved to cook and especially loved seeing customers enjoying a good meal. Mr. Bullock fed lots of famous people throughout the years. At the end of the day, he always gave glory to God for the blessings of a successful business. He received an award for his contributions to the Durham community from the Durham Convention and Visitor Bureau. He had a love for people, classic cars, music and his family.

Mr. Bullock is survived by his wife of 58 years, Judy Bullock; daughters, Angela Bullock Bennett and husband Mark, Laura Bullock Finley and husband Ray; son, Thomas “Ty” Tyson Bullock and wife Linda; grandchildren, Emily Lynn Bullock, Blake Thomas Bullock; great-grandson, Titus Matthew Bullock; brother, Gerald Ross Bullock and wife Clarice; sister-in-law, Ramona Bullock; and many nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, December 29th at Ridgecrest Baptist Church with Dr. Marc Francis officiating. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 12:30 to 2 p.m. at the church. Burial will follow the services in Maplewood Cemetery.

Flowers are acceptable, or memorial contributions may be made to the Durham Rescue Mission: PO Box 11368, Durham, NC 27703.

The family is being assisted by Clements Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc. in Durham. Online condolences may be sent to www.clementsfuneralservice.com.


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Visitation Prior the the Service

Saturday

29

Dec

12:30 PM 12/29/2018 12:30:00 PM - 2:00 PM 12/29/2018 2:00:00 PM
Ridgecrest Baptist Church

1104 Milton Road
Durham, NC 27712

Ridgecrest Baptist Church
1104 Milton Road Durham 27712 NC
United States

Funeral Service

Saturday

29

Dec

2:00 PM 12/29/2018 2:00:00 PM
Ridgecrest Baptist Church

1104 Milton Road
Durham, NC 27712

Ridgecrest Baptist Church
1104 Milton Road Durham 27712 NC
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Maplewood Cemetery Final Resting Place

1621 Duke University Road
Durham, NC 27701

1621 Duke University Road Durham 27701 NC
United States
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