Leland Kirkman Fulks of Ironton, Ohio, died on Saturday, September 16, 2017. He was 78.
Leland or "Lee" as he was known, is survived by his wife of 53 years, Arlene; and his three sons, John, Art, Daren, their spouses and 12 grandchildren.
Mr. Fulks was the son of N. D. and Sylvia Fulks of Scottown, Ohio, and one of 11 children.
He is preceded in death by two sisters, Norma and Jennie Mae and four brothers Charles, Glenn, Claude and Joe.
He is survived by four brothers Jeff, Dan, Ross and Frank.
Leland was a devoted follower of Jesus Christ and a member of Fairview Missionary Baptist Church in Wilgus, OH. He faithfully shared the Gospel of salvation by grace through faith in his Savior, Jesus Christ.
Leland graduated from Fairland High School and attended Rio Grande College and Morehead State University. He taught school in the Fairland school district before serving in the U.S. Army. He worked 28 years at Armco (AK) Steel. He then served on the facilities staff at Dawson-Bryant Schools for 17 years. He had served on the Dawson-Bryant School Board and as a Perry Township Trustee.
Visitation will be Saturday, September 23, 2017, at 11 a.m. at Tracy Brammer-Monroe Funeral Home, 518 South 6th Street in Ironton, Ohio, 45638. The Celebration service will follow at 1 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you donate to Global Outreach International, P.O. Box 1 Tupelo, MS 38802, Fulks, Leland Memorial account #5100. You can also call GOI at (662)842-4615. The funds will be used for mission work in Uganda and Kenya.
To make online condolences to the Fulk family visit tracybrammerfh.com.
Published on September 19, 2017