Felix Bransford (Sonny) Bulls, 78, of Tyler, was born on March 7, 1935, in Pampa to Bransford and Kezzia Bulls. He passed away Dec. 28, 2013, in Tyler.
After graduating high school in Monahans, he went on to earn a degree from the University of Texas
at Austin. He spent over 30 years working for Amoco Production Company in Wyoming, Oklahoma and Texas. Sonny was a member of First Presbyterian Church, where he served as an elder and enjoyed his time with his Men's Bible Study Group. Sonny and Janet had many enjoyable trips with good friends following retirement. Some of his most cherished time was spent as a loving and caring "Chief" to his prodigious clan. He exercised tremendous amounts of love and faith to everyone that had the privilege of knowing him.
Sonny is survived by his wife of 57 years, Janet, of Tyler; sons, Felix and his wife Jan, of Frisco, Keith, of Tomball, David and his wife Susan, of Tyler, and Barry and his wife Glenna, of Cypress; sister, Jan and her husband Arthur, of Tyler; and his 10 grandchildren, Caleb, Ashleigh, Casey, Phoebe, Brady, Zoe, Haley, Landry, Brandon and Avery.
Memorial services for Sonny will be held on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, at 10 a.m. at First Presbyterian Church in Tyler. A reception in the Fellowship Hall will follow.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Camp Gilmont, First Presbyterian Church, or to the