Melvert Bullard, Jr. of Farmersville, Texas passed away Saturday, June 30, 2018 at Hunt Regional Medical Center in Greenville, Texas. Mr. Bullard, the son of Melvert Bullard, Sr. and Bonnie Jones Bullard, was born in Fairfax, Virginia on April 20, 1950. The Dallas Cowboys were his favorite football team. He enjoyed cooking and grilling and creating new culinary concoctions for his family to try. Melvert’s most beloved pastime was spending time with his three best friends, his grandsons, Brayden, Caleb, and Lucas. Together they would have adventures fishing and watching sports. Melvert adored watching and cheering his grandsons on during their T-ball and soccer games. Seeing them happy made Melvert the happiest man in the world. He will be greatly missed by family and friends.
Melvert is survived by his son, Brett Bullard of Allen, Texas; daughter, Beth Hickman of Rowlett, Texas; grandsons, Brayden Hickman, Caleb Hickman, and Lucas Bullard; former wife and close friend, Billie Bullard; brother, Steve Bullard; extended family and a host of friends.
Graveside services for Melvert Bullard will be held on Friday, July 6, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at Crandall Cemetery in Crandall, Texas. The family will receive friends on Thursday, July 5, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at Hurst’s Fielder Baker Funeral Home.