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Carolyn Jones Sullivan was born on Sunday, July 10, 1949, in Portland, Arkansas to Eloise Sharp Jones and Jessie Jones. She was educated in the Lake Village School District, graduating from Central High School in 1967. In the Fall of 1967, she attended college at AM&N College in Pine Bluff, Arkansas and later moved to Los Angeles, California In the late 1960s, she met and married Duane Sullivan and to this union, their one and only son Douve ML. Sullivan was bom. At a young age, Carolyn was baptized by Reverend EL. Carter and became a member of New Hope Missionary Baptist Church in Lake Village, Arkansas. While in California, she joined and attended church at Mt. Tabor Missionary Baptist Church. After moving back to Lake Village in 2019, she attended Central Community Church and later rejoined New Hope Missionary Baptist Church where she served untll she became ill. Carolyn loved God dearly. She enjoyed telling jokes, watching game shows, singing in the choir, dancing fishing, shopping, and most of all, her family. She also enjoyed spending time with her Miniature Pincher, Buck Sullivan, whom she cared for over 17 years. Carolyn worked as an ER nurse for many ears at Los Angeles County + USC Medical Center. She also worked as a sales associate at J.C. Penny's. Carolyn's personality was contagious, and she has never met a stranger. She will be remembered by her bright smile and loving heart. Carolyn Sullivan began her joumey towards her new life on Saturday, October 8, 2022. She was preceded in death by her mother; Eloise Johnson and fathers, Jessie Jones and Thomas "IJ' Johnson; one brother; "IJ Johnson Jr, two sisters, Carolyn Jones and Mary Sue Onuukun; one God sister Juanita Singleton. Those left to cherish the fond memories of Ms. Carolyn Sullivan is her one and only beloved son, Donye' M. Sullivan (Kisha Sullivan) of Los Angeles CA, four beautiful granddaughters, Tiffany Sullivan of Houston TX, Detah Sullivan of Arlington TX, Taylor Sullivan of Dallas TX, Lashontae Shever of Irving TX; one handsome grandsons, Cairo Sullivan of Los Angeles CA; one adorable great grandson, Noah Conrad of Dallas TX; three lovely sisters, Linda Walker (Wardell Walker) of Lake Village AR, Angela White Parker of Los Angeles CA, Mattie Akins of Little Rock AR; four protective brothers, Rodney Tremaine Johnson of Houston TX, Omar Smith of little Rock AR, Ricky Lee Jones of Seattle WA, Jessie Jones of Seattle WA; two loving nieces, Ronicia Webb (Sederick Webb) of Lake Village AR Kera Carter of Alexander AR; Her favorite aunt, Dorothy Sharp of Los Angeles, CA. Her special God-brothers Cesar P. King and Aundrax Cowians, her Godson, Kyyzer Watts, as well as a host of nieces, other relatives, and friends.
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5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Friday, October 21, 2022
Bishop King Funeral Home Chapel
1831 Hwy 65 & 82
Lake Village, Arkansas, United States

Celebration of Life Service

11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Saturday, October 22, 2022
Central Community Church
402 Annex Street
Lake Village, Arkansas, United States


New Cemetery
St. Luke Road
Lake Village, Arkansas, United States
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