The daughter of Wannie (Grimsley) and Lilburn Breeding. In 1910, her parents were not yet married. By 1920, her young father was widowed and living with his parents, Charles Frank and Millie J. Breeding, along with his 4 and half year old daughter. By 1930, only 14 year old Nina was living with them.
She married Curtis L. Sullivan and they had four children: Wanetta, Nelda, Carlos and Phyllis.
Note: The Kentucky Death Index has conflicting information for the location of death. Both Adair County and Russell County are shown. Adair County was her last residence. The names of her children and location of death have been verified.