​Mrs. Daisy Tapp Pulliam (known to some as "Little Daisy"), age 94, a native of Roxboro, North Carolina, entered eternal rest on Sunday, April 19, 2020 at the Anne Arundel Medical Center in Annapolis, Maryland. During her time in Roxboro, she was a member of Shady Hill Baptist Church.

Mrs. Daisy Tapp Pulliam was preceded in death by her parents Leonard and Daisy Tapp; her husband Joe Nathan Pulliam; one brother Leonard Tapp; and two sisters Odessa Paylor and Octavia Marshall.

She is survived by four children, Nathan Pulliam of Capitol Heights, Maryland; Jay Pulliam of Tampa, Florida; Helen Young of Centreville, Virginia; and Lynette Kennedy of Upper Marlboro, Maryland; two sisters Jeanie Mae White and Katie Kirby both of Roxboro, North Carolina; one brother Walter Tapp of Hampton, VA; two sisters-in-law Jennie Billups of Reading, Pennsylvania and Nannie Pulliam of Roxboro, North Carolina; five grandchildren; four great grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Due to Executive Order 117, along with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention regarding COVID-19, attendance is limited to fifty (50) individuals.


Sunday, May 3, 2020
12:30 PM to 1:00 PM
Hester, Whitted & Daye Funeral 
603 South Main Street
Roxboro, North Carolina 27573
 Phone: (336) 599-0104

Funeral Service

Sunday, May 3, 2020
1:00 PM
Hester, Whitted & Daye Funeral Service
603 South Main Street
Roxboro, North Carolina 27573
Phone: (336) 599-0104
Rev. Dr. James A. Richmond, Officiating


Peace Memorial Gardens
Roxboro, North Carolina

Mrs. Daisy Tapp Pulliam

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The family of the late
Mrs. Daisy Tapp Pulliam
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