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Betty J. Sullivan

AGE: 90 • Laurel

Betty J. Sullivan, age 90, of Laurel, passed away on October 1, 2016 at Peninsula Regional Hospital in Salisbury, Maryland. Born in Gumboro, she is the daughter of the late Raymond and Emma Jones. Betty was the former Vice President of the Sussex Trust Bank in Laurel for over 25 years. She is a member of the Nazarene Church in Laurel. She loved watching red birds, planting flowers, traveling, and watching her "Orioles" baseball team on television. Her most treasured legacy was her family and they always came first.

She is survived by her sons; George Sullivan and his wife Barbara of Laurel, and Barry Sullivan and his wife Jo Ellen of Laurel. Grandchildren; Kevin Sullivan and his wife Nichole, Brian Sullivan and his wife Megan, and Lyndsey Sullivan. Her brother, Sherman Jones and his wife Patti of Gumboro. She is also survived by her sister in laws; Ruth Feeney and her husband Charles, Lib Cordrey, and Pat Causey and her husband Ralph, and her brother in law, Charles Sullivan and his wife Paula. Three great grandchildren also survive her, Braelyn Sullivan, Vanessa Sullivan and Adria Sullivan. Several nieces and nephews also survive her. In addition to her parents, Betty is preceded in death by her first husband Ralph Bailey, and her second husband George "Fred" Sullivan. She is also preceded in death by her brothers; Ralph "Jack" Jones, Reese "Jeney" Jones, Bill Jones, and Ronnie Jones.

A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 2:00pm at the Hannigan, Short, Disharoon Funeral Home 700 West Street Laurel, DE. 19956. A viewing will be held form 12-2:00 pm. Pastor Dave Seymour will officiate. Interment will follow in Laurel Hill Cemetery. Contributions may be made to the Laurel Church of the Nazarene Church P.O. Box 705, Laurel, DE 19956, and the 92 Reads Way, Ste 205, New Castle, DE 19720.
Published in The News Journal on Oct. 4, 2016
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