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Sport Report: John Wall's mother, Frances Pulley, dies of cancer

08:50  14 december  2019
08:50  14 december  2019 Source:   newsobserver.com

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Frances Pulley, mother of NBA star Wall, has died after a long battle with cancer, according to Wall’s college coach, Kentucky’s John Calipari.

Washington Wizards guard John Wall watches from the bench during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)© ASSOCIATED PRESS Washington Wizards guard John Wall watches from the bench during the first half of an NBA basketball game against the Philadelphia 76ers, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Pulley, was 58.

Wall is from Raleigh and graduated from Word of God Christian Academy. He currently plays for the Washington Wizards and is a former NBA All-Star.

Pulley is known to have been very involved with the John Wall Family Foundation, a charitable organization based in Raleigh.

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