Mary Bayles Ricketson Bullard

Boston, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 22 Jul 2014 (aged 88)
South Dartmouth, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Dungeness, Camden County, Georgia, USA
Plot Poplar Ave., Alder Path, Lot# 5970, Space #9
Memorial ID 147591038 View Source
Suggest Edits

Age 88 - Daughter of Oliver G. Ricketson, Jr. and Edith Bayles Ricketson. Wife of the late William R. Bullard, Jr. whom she wed in Guatemala City in 1960; he died in 1972.

Attended Barnard College and Harvard Graduate School of Education.

Author of numerous books, such as "Robert Stafford of Cumberland Island: Growth of a Planter" and "Cumberland Island: A History".

Survived by her sister, Margaret Ricketson Sprague of Peabody, Massachusetts, and her many Bullard, Ricketson and Sprague nieces, nephews, grandnieces and grandnephews.

Memorial service held at Grace Episcopal Church, New Bedford, MA .


William Rotch Bullard Jr.
1926 - 1972
Mary Bayles Ricketson
His Wife
1926 - 2014

H - im nature giveth for defence
his formidable innocence;
The mountain sap, the shells, the sea
All spheres, all stones his helpers be;
He shall meet the speeding year
without wailing; without fear;
He shall be happy in his love
Like to like shall joyful prove.

Family Members


See more Bullard or Ricketson memorials in: