Born: Thursday Aug 13, 1936

Died: Monday Mar 16, 2020


Mary Tulloch

August 13, 1936 - March 16, 2020

Mary Wells McLeod Tulloch, 83, passed away Monday morning, March 16, 2020, at Hospice Home of Rockingham County in Reidsville.

 

A memorial service and celebration of Mary’s life will be held at a later date. Fair Funeral Home will publish the details once they are available.

 

Mrs. Tulloch was born August 13, 1936 in Anne Arundel County, Maryland, to the late John R. McLeod and Ruth Wells McLeod.  She was an active member of Church of the Epiphany having helped to create the church’s columbarium and served on the Altar Guild for many years.  Mary was also very active in community organizations having served as President of Junior Service League and of Eden Woman’s Club;  active in Rockingham County Heart Association and Chairman of City of Eden’s Appearance Commission.  She served on the Board of Morehead Hospital Foundation and was a member of Town and Country Garden Club.

 

She is survived by her daughter, Joanna Atkins of Eden;  son, David “Andy”Atkins and wife, Mandy, of Tupelo, MS;  three grandchildren, Cara Combs of Eden, Amber Atkins of Canton, MS and Madison Cook and husband, Tyler, of Tupelo, MS; step-daughters, Vicky Petty and husband, Rocky, and Charlotte Maness and husband, Duane, both of Eden, along with their loving children and grandchildren;  and two brothers, James L. McLeod of Augusta, GA and John R. McLeod of Evans, GA.

 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Dr. Cleatus Franklin “Buddy” Tulloch, Jr. and her brother, Charles "Chuck" McLeod.

 

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Rockingham County, PO Box 281, Wentworth, NC 27375 or to Church of the Epiphany, 538 Henry Street, Eden, NC  27288.

 

Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.fairfuneralhome.com



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So sorry to hear of Mary's passing. Recently heard from Joanna and Sylvia or her hospitalization. She caught for many years. Such a special friend with a smile and loving presence. A great golfer and enjoyed our outings. She has already been missed over the past recent years. Prayers.
Suzanne Barton

Prayers and well wishes to the Tulloch, Atkins and MacCloud families. So sorry for your loss. Not only was Mary a second mother to me but she and Buddy were Jeff and my friends. She was a wonderful woman and will be missed dearly by me and our community. RIP Mary now you and Buddy are back together.
Anne Frenette Carlton

My thoughts and prayers are with the families.
Bobbie Shough

Charlotte and Family. Please accept our deepest sympathy in your loss. We will continue to keep you all in our prayers now and in days to come.
Debbie and Myron Horton

Joanna, I’m so sorry to hear about your Mother. I know you and Cara were very close to her. My heart goes out to you and your family with prayers and sympathy. Love Kim
Kim Plummer

Mary and Buddy were two wonderful individuals, love life, playing golf, supporting the community and caring about people. May God comfort the family during this time of loss.
Tommy Griffin

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So sorry to hear of her passing. Mary was a very kind, thoughtful, & sincere person; a beautiful southern lady. We’ve had lots of special times with Mary & Buddy over the years. Joanna, our thoughts & prayers are with you & the rest of the families. Love, Betty & Joe
Betty & Joe Shelton

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