Irene Johnson Sullivan, 78, died Sunday evening Oct. 19, 2014 at Wake Medical Center.
She was born in Johnston County daughter of the late Mattie Eliza Bunn Johnson and Ashley Johnson. She was retired from Burlington Industries.
A memorial service was held 7 o’clock Wednesday evening October 22, 2014 at Devine Crossings Baptist Church in Selma with Rev. Ricky Anderson officiated. The burial was held at 2 o’clock Thursday afternoon October 23, 2014 in the Sullivan Family Cemetery in Selma.
Mrs. Sullivan is survived by her husband of 61 years, Robert M. Sullivan, Jr.; sons, Gary Sullivan and wife, Pat of Wake Forest, Larry Sullivan and wife, Lisa of Wake Forest; daughter, Robin Casey and husband, Charles of Louisburg; a sister, Josephine Wall and husband, Doug of Archers Lodge; brothers, James Johnson, Johnny Johnson and wife, Dora Mae of Wake Forest, grandchildren, Erin Stewart and husband, Phillip, Daniel Casey; great-grandchildren, Harper and Audrey Stewart.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Devine Crossings Baptist Church Building Fund, 440 Little Devine Rd. Selma, NC 27576.
A service of Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 405 South Main Street, Wake Forest, NC. (919-556-5811)