Mr. Sullivan was a native of Marshall County, and he was the son of the late Robert Wayne Sullivan and Elizabeth Wallace Sullivan Doggett. He was retired from Cosmolab and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a loving husband and father, and was loved by all who had the joy of meeting him.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Billy Joe and Jimmy Sullivan.
He is survived by his wife, Patsy Cummings Sullivan of Lewisburg; daughter, Renea Sullivan of Lewisburg; adopted daughter, Patsy Mobbs; sons, Billy Jason Sullivan of the Ostella Community and William Robert "Boogey" Cummings; sister, Debra K. Hollingsworth of the Springplace Community; grandson Easton Tillman Crabtree; cousin, Pam Whitehead; and sister-in-law, Janet Sullivan. Several nieces and nephews, and numerous brothers- and sisters-in-law also survive.
Graveside services with military honors will be conducted at 5 p.m. Wednesday, May 30, in Short Cemetery.
London Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.