Hall Loarn Pusley, 78, passed away Thursday, Feb. 18, 2010 at his home. He was born Jan. 14, 1932 in Gerty, Okla., to William Wiley and Ella Viola Brooks Pusley. Mr. Pusley graduated from Tuloso-Midway High School in 1949 with honors and was a drill sergeant in the U. S. Marine Corp during the Korean War.

He retired from Koch Refinery, enjoyed the outdoors, horses and trail riding.

He is survived by his sons, Mark Pusley of Rush, Ken., and Dwayne (Teresa) Pusley of LaPorte, Texas; his sister, Gloria Sanders of Houston, Texas; his brothers, Jim Pusley of Mathis, Texas and Paul "Butch" Pusley of Leander, Texas; two grandsons, Colin and Justin Pusley; a great grandchild, Jenalynn Pusley; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were conducted at 10 a.m. Monday, Feb. 22, 2010 at Sawyer-George Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Robert Simmons officiating. Burial followed at Seaside Memorial Park.

Pallbearers were Chance Lynch, Justin Pusley, Lance Pusley, Hamp Clubb, Jay Edminston and Gene Lynch.

Sawyer-George Funeral Home