|Birth: ||Sep. 7, 1913|
|Death: ||Feb. 8, 1998|
His obituary from the February 12, 1998 Russell County Times Journal:
Rufus Sullivan, 84, of Russell Springs, died Sunday, February 8, 1998, at Russell County Hospital.
He was born in Russell County on September 7, 1913 to Sally Bryant Sullivan and William Taylor Sullivan, both of whom preceded him in death.
He was also preceded in death by one daughter - Alla Jean Sullivan.
Mr. Sullivan is survived by his wife - Minnie Carter Sullivan; one son and daughter-in-law - Glenville and Lorraine Sullivan, all of Russell Springs; two grandsons and one granddaughter-in-law - Kenneth and Beverly Sullivan of Russell Springs and Leonard Sullivan of Salvisa. Three step-great-grandchildren also survive.
Other survivors include on half-brother - Elbert Sullivan of Indianapolis, Indiana; and four sisters - Dorothy Kell of Shepherdsville, Nina Rooks and Edith Hadley, both of Indianapolis, Indiana, and Lavona Wade of Geneva, Ohio.
He was a retired farmer and a member of Bethlehem Separate Baptist Church.
Funeral services were Wednesday, February 11 at 10 a.m. at Bearnard Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Donnie Coffey and the Rev. Richard Antle officiating. Special music provided by Bobby and Emma Lou Bryant and Mavis Johnson.
Interment was in Bethlehem was in Bethlehem Cemetery.
Social Security Death Index
Name: Rufus Sullivan
Date of Birth: Sunday September 07, 1913
Date of Death: Sunday February 08, 1998
Est. Age at death: 84 years, 5 months, 1 days
Last known residence:
City: Russell Springs; Webbs Cross Roads
ZIP Code: 42642
Social Security State of Issue: Kentucky
William Taylor Sullivan (1878 - 1957)
Sallie M. Bryant Sullivan (1891 - 1992)
Minnie Sullivan (1911 - 2000)
Alla Jean Sullivan (1938 - 1938)*
Nellie Sullivan Atchley (1901 - 1989)**
Golda M. Sullivan Wheat (1906 - 1938)**
Elbert Houston Sullivan (1907 - 2003)**
Gusta J. Sullivan Smith (1909 - 1986)**
Dorothy P. Sullivan Kell (1911 - 2004)*
Rufus Sullivan (1913 - 1998)
Curtis L. Sullivan (1918 - 1996)*
Bert Sullivan (1919 - 1984)*
Nina W. Sullivan Rooks (1921 - 2003)*
Clyed Sullivan (1923 - 1923)*
Lester Sullivan (1925 - 1985)*
Norma Geneva Sullivan (1928 - 1928)*
Lavona Sullivan Wade (1929 - 2002)*
Note: My dad's first cousin.
Created by: J.Sullivan
Record added: Mar 29, 2009
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