Suellen Sullivan age 77 of Wickes, Arkansas passed away Wednesday, August 21, 2019 in Ft. Smith, Arkansas.
She was born on November 11, 1941 in Rogers, Arkansas to the late Richard and Hazel Rice Bright. Suellen was married for 30 years to the late Harrison Sullivan. She was a member of the Wickes Nazarene Church and dearly loved the people. Suellen loved to sew and work in her yard. One of her passions was to cook and visit friends and families, when they couldn’t get out. Above all she loved her grandchildren and great grandchildren as they were her pride and joy. Suellen was a wonderful and devoted mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister and friend to all who knew her. She will be dearly missed by all.
She is survived by her daughters: DeLynn and Spanky Hale of Highfill, Arkansas, SheriLe and Thomas James of Wickes, Arkansas; grandchildren: Karilynn and Pete Winters of Farmington, Arkansas, Kristin and Sohn Morris of Pea Ridge, Arkansas, and Bo and Mandi James of Wickes, Arkansas; great-grandchildren: Gavin and Ean Shadden, Riley Morris, Jayli and Logan James, Cooper, Zac, and Brooke Winters; a sister, Elizabeth Bright-See; nephew, Christopher See; niece, Melissa Gardner; extended families: the family of Bridgett Martin, Harley Sullivan, Jess Sullivan, Marion Sullivan, Yvonne Kohn and Bill Sullivan; special friends: Sarah Gorden and Delwin Reed; and a host of family and friends.
She was preceded in death by parents, Richard and Hazel Bright; husband, Harrison Sullivan; and a brother, Phillip Bright.
Funeral service were Saturday, August 24, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Wickes Church of the Nazarene in Wickes, Arkansas with Brother Jon Newlin officiating. Interment followed in the Baker Cemetery under the direction of the Beasley-Wood Funeral Home of Mena.
Pallbearers were Cody Speight, Joe Miller, John Cody Sullivan, Eric Sullivan, Seth Watkins, Cody Wilson, Jason Sullivan and Montana Speight. Honorary pallbearers were Loren Jenkins, Elijah Sullivan, Pete Winters, Ty Sullivan, Sohn Morris, Zac Counts and Ben Counts