Ronald Lee “Ronnie” Pullen of Sperryville, a construction inspector for the Warrenton Residency, died from injuries received when hit by a dump truck while on a turn-lane construction project at Routes 28 and 643 in Fauquier County on June 18, 1987. He was 39. A tree was planted at the Warrenton Residency in his memory, and he is remembered as a good friend and coworker. He has six siblings, four of whom also worked for VDOT. Mr. Pullen had 21 years of service at the time of his death, and was a veteran of the Vietnam War, where he earned a Purple Heart and a Bronze Star.