B. J. Aultman
Services will be held at 2:30 PM Sunday at Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home Chapel for Mr. B.J. Aultman, 96, of Hattiesburg, MS.
He died Thursday, July 13, 2017 at Asbury Hospice House.
Entombment will be in Roseland Park Mausoleum with Military honors performed by the the VFW Post 3036 Honor Guard.
B.J. was born on August 5,1920 in Sumrall, MS.to Patrick M. and Maybelle Broom Aultman.
Mr. Aultman was a graduate of the Department of the Treasury Internal Revenue Service, Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms Division, a graduate of the Mississippi Law Enforcement Officers Training Academy, and a former member of Mississippi and Tennessee Sheriffs and Peace officers Association. He retired from Mississippi Public Service Commission as a Railroad Inspector. He served in the 31st Division with 1319 Service Command as an MP in World War Two. He served OUR LORD in the capacity of a Deacon many years at Main Street Baptist Church and later at 19th Avenue Baptist Church in Hattiesburg, MS.
Mr. Aultman was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Thomas Aultman, Paul K. Aultman, and Bobby R. Aultman; sister, Velma Nations of Jackson, MS as well as his first wife of 65 years, Grace (Polly) Tanner Aultman.
He is survived by his wife, Cecil T. Thornton; one daughter, Billie Sue Barlow (Doug); two stepsons, Tommy G. Thornton (Martha) and Michael B. Thornton (Alex); one sister, Amy Loring of Collins, MS; one grandson, Rick Barlow (Katrina); one granddaughter, Denene Dudley (Thomas); three great-grandsons, Nicholas and Logan Barlow and Wyatt Dudley; two great-granddaughters, Currie and Farrah Dudley.
Memorials may be made to 19th Avenue Baptist Church, 501 North 19th Avenue, Hattiesburg, MS 39401 or to the charity of the donors choice
Visitation will begin at 1:00 PM Sunday at Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home.