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Betty Jane Pulkingham

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Betty was born on August 25, 1928 and passed away on Thursday, May 9, 2019.

Betty was a resident of Austin, Texas at the time of passing.

Following graduate studies at the Eastman School of Music, she became an Instructor in Music Theory at the University of Texas, where she met her husband-to-be and future divinity student William Graham Pulkingham.

The family will receive friends Monday May 27, 2019 from 5 - 7 pm at Rich & Thompson Funeral Home, Burlington, North Carolina. A funeral service will be held at the Episcopal Church of the Holy Comforter, Burlington on Tuesday May 28, 2019 at 11 o'clock in the morning, with a reception to follow. A private family burial will take place at Pine Hill Cemetery. Visitation at the Rich & Thompson in Burlington from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM on May 27, 2019.

In lieu of flowers, Memorial donations may be made to: Positive Attitude Youth Center, Food for the Poor, St. James Children's Music Ministry (Austin, Tx); or American Heart Association.