Mrs. Pulley formerly worked as a radiology office manager. In her younger years, she enjoyed crocheting, camping, and bowling. She competed in many bowling tournaments and was a state champion in 1981. Carol enjoyed time spent with her loving family.
She was preceded in death by a grandson, Jeremy Morris; her parents, Melvin B. and Margaret A., nee Kuehnlein, Stuempler; and two sisters, Patricia Stuempler and Joan Stuempler.
Surviving are her husband of 53 years, Robert L. Pulley Sr., whom she married on November 2, 1963;
three children, Bob Pulley of Belleville, IL,
Elaine Morris of Belleville, IL
and Steven Pulley of Fairview Heights, IL;
two grandchildren, Zachary and Sarah Morris;
a special aunt, Dolores Danz;
and many aunts, uncles, and cousins.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society or to Hospice of Southern Illinois. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may visit with the family from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, February 19, 2017, at George Renner & Sons Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.