Sarah Collins Sullivan
SALISBURY - Mrs. Sarah Collins Sullivan, 88, of Salisbury, who departed this earthly life Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012, at her home, was born Dec. 19, 1923, to the late John Hillard and Hattie Lockhart Collins in Cowpens, S.C.
She was a faithful member of Shady Grove Baptist Church, where she served as a member of the Senior Choir, Kitchen Committee and Willing Workers Missionary. She retired from Cannon Mills.
She leaves memories to her daughter, Sally Mae Mears, Bronx, N.Y.; sister Elizabeth Watkins, Chicago, Ill.; grandchildren Jeffrey (Cassie) Sullivan, Lester (Alberta) Sullivan, Jackie Sullivan, all of Salisbury; nine great-grandchildren; 20 great-great-grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Service and Visitation: Funeral services will be Sunday, Dec. 2, at 2 p.m. at Shady Grove Baptist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends 30 minutes prior to service.
Rowan Funeral Services is assisting the Sullivan family.