Donald Ray Cullum, 80, of Elizabethtown, IL died on Saturday, January 21, 2017 at Rosiclare Rehabilitation & Health Care Center. He was born in Elizabethtown, IL on February 23, 1936 to Cecil Cullum and Edith Sheldon Cullum. He was a Navy veteran.
He is survived by daughters, Sheila (Larry) Carr of Elizabethtown, IL; Tammy Yeiser of Louisville, KY; son, Russell (Susan) Cullum of Evansville, IN; grandsons, Heath Carr, Aaron Carr; Michael Spivey, and Jonathan Spivey; granddaughters, Heather Warfield, Kendra Reynolds, Jada Cullum, and Tricinda Milligan; six great-grandchildren; brother, John (Donna) Cullum of Cave in Rock, IL; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Jewell Cullum; parents, Cecil and Edith Cullum; and sister, Mary Cruson.
Hardin County Funeral Services, Cox Funeral Home, is in charge of arrangements. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 25, 2017 at Cox Funeral Home in Rosiclare, Illinois from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Services will be held Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at funeral home. Rev. Roy Baker will be officiating services. Burial will follow at Empire Cemetery. Military Rites will be performed by American Legion Post 571 and active duty Navy Honor Guard.