Font Size:
Default font size
Larger font size

ILENE JEFFERSON BULGER Mrs. Ilene Jefferson Bulger; The funeral service for Ilene Bulger, 78, of Opelika, AL, will be at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, October 12, 2013, at New Life Christian Center, 2051 West Point Parkway Opelika, AL; www.nlccets.com, with interment in Mt. Nebo Baptist Church Cemetery, Cusseta, AL, Pastor Auzzie Comer will officiate. Mrs. Bulger, who passed away Saturday, October 5, 2013 at her home Opelika, Alabama, was born May 5, 1935 in Lee County, Alabama. Public viewing will be Friday, October 11, 2013, from 2:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Survivors include: one daughter, Annie Bulger (Bobby Turner) of Opelika, AL; three sons, Johnny (Evelyn) Bulger of Allenhurst, GA, Robert Lee Bulger and Jessie James Bulger both of Opelika, AL; six sisters, Ellen Hunter of Tuskegee, AL, Odell Culpepper, Dorothy White, Jackie Gentry, Nancy Johnson and Stella Jefferson all of Columbus, GA; one brother, Jerry Jefferson of Columbus, GA; 17 grandchildren; 30 great grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Harris Funeral Home is directing www.harrisfuneralhomeinc.com

Obituary Search Tips

  • Enter a full name, a last name (confirm the spelling) and/or keywords in the search box.

    If your search is unsuccessful, try removing the first name. The person's known name may not be the name on record.

    Try adding quotation marks to a keyword phrase for an exact match, or simply search by date or date-range for broader results.

Remembering Loved Ones - How to Submit an Obituary

All obituary notices must be submitted through a funeral home. Funeral homes must submit obituaries and photo’s to obits@oanow.com no later than 3:00pm the day before the obituary is to be published.

Please send notices in a word document, and pictures in a jpeg format. All obituary notices run 7 days a week in the Opelika-Auburn News, on oanow.com, and mobile.

Office hours are Monday – Friday 8:00am until 5:00pm, and closed on weekends. If you need to contact us on the weekends please email obits@oanow.com, and someone will respond as soon as possible.

National Obituaries