May 5, 1936 - June 28, 2021
BULLOCK, Mr. Odell - Age 85, passed away Monday, June 28, 2021 at Willowbrook Manor. Family hour 1:30 PM Wednesday, July 7, 2021 from the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd. Interment Sunset Hills Cemetery, G-4413 Flushing Rd. Friends and pallbearers will assemble at the Funeral Home 1:30 PM Wednesday. Mr. Bullock will lie in state in the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home and may be viewed from 12:00 PM-6:00 PM Tuesday. Mr. Bullock was Honorably Discharged from the United States Army. Mr. Odell “The Living Legend” Bullock was born May 5, 1936 in Center Point, Arkansas, the son of Pelly and Arcenia Bullock. Odell made the decision to serve his country at the age of sixteen and enlisted in the United States Army, and was deployed to the Korean War. While serving in the U.S. Army he started boxing and later went on to fight professionally in the light heavy weight division under the name “Hurricane Bullock”. Hurricane Bullock’s boxing record was 12-0, two of which were by knock-out. He worked for GM Truck and Bus in Flint, Michigan until he retired in 1985. Odell accepted Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior and attended church services with his children prior to his health decline. He loved to be around his family, listening to music and dancing. Odell enjoyed playing cards, Dominoes, going to the horse races, and the casino. He also loved to cook and made the best fried chicken, ribs, meatballs & spaghetti, and greens you ever tasted. Odell was known for being a sharp dresser and was quite the charmer with the ladies. Mr. Odell Bullock leaves to cherish in his memory: 9 children, Cabine (Debra) Bullock, Youlanda (Aaron) Pickens, Bernard (Sylvia) Bullock, Keran Ernest, Victor Gray, Arthur Nelson, Kathy (Lamar) Roberts, Shyvonne Byrd, and Monica (Hamid) Majeed; 19 grandchildren, Shavon (Melvin) Gray, Arnesha (Dionco) Whiteside, Kevaughn (Laura) Bullock, Elysha, Arceini, Kalium, Davon, China, Trinity, Reginald, Micaiah, Artasia, Tanaya, Lil Shawn, Jonathan, Leslie, Samira, Malachi, and Isaiah; 12 great-grandchildren, Jayla (Brendon) Krebs, Kaylee, Javin, Eric, Serenity, Amauria, Saihir, Amaya, Anaya, Londyn, A’shaud, and Ohagee; sister-in-law Veronica Latham; 2 brothers-in-law, Donovan Baker and James Henley; uncle, Albert Deloney, Sr.; aunt, Stella Baker; special cousins, James “Dean” Deloney and Rufus Deloney; friend, Will “Nate” Culberson; ex-wife, Barbara Bullock; mother of his children, Alberta Gray; a host of many other relatives and friends. Mr. Bullock was preceded in death by his former wife of 36 years and the love of his life, Yvonne Bullock; parents, Pelly & Arcenia Bullock; grandparents, Papa Ike & Lanie Deloney; son-in-law, Maurice Ernest; granddaughters, Arionna & Shamiyah Gray; a host of other relatives. The family would like to extend special thanks to all family and friends who visited and spent time with our father, and the staff at Willowbrook Manor.
BULLOCK, Mr. Odell - Age 85, passed away Monday, June 28, 2021 at Willowbrook Manor. Family hour 1:30 PM Wednesday, July 7, 2021 from the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd. Interment Sunset Hills Cemetery, G-4413... View Obituary & Service Information
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