Frances Pickens Sullivan
November 19, 1924 – November 16, 2017
New Albany—Frances Elizabeth Sullivan, 92, died Thursday, November 16, 2017, at Dogwood Plantation in New Albany. She was born November 19, 1924, in New Albany to Walter Faulkner Pickens and Annabelle McElroy Pickens. She was a life-long member of First Baptist Church and a member of Susan Feather’s Sunday School class. She was a member of the Mother’s Club, Garden Club, Sewing Club, and multiple bridge clubs. She was a retired Special Education Teacher. She loved to travel with friends and family, both here and abroad.
Services will be at 1:00 p.m. Monday, November 20, 2017, at First Baptist Church in New Albany with Bro. Greg Spencer officiating. Burial will be in New Albany City Cemetery. United Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements.
She is survived by 1 daughter: Anne Sullivan Huels (Mark) of Southaven, MS; 1 son: Tim Sullivan (Linda) of Oxford; 5 grandchildren: Josh Parsons of Colorado, Sherri Arledge (Chris) of Mobile, AL, Susan Martin (Daniel) of Oxford, Anna Way (Ricky) of Oxford, and Samantha Williams (Jacob) of Colorado; 7 great-grandchildren: Madeline Arledge, Avery Arledge, Sullivan Martin, Evie Martin, Holland Martin, Julia Way, and Rhett Williams; and 1 daughter-in-law: Betty Sullivan Johnson.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband: Frank Timothy Sullivan; 1 daughter: Betsy Lynn Sullivan; 1 son: Barry Sullivan; and 1 brother: Roy Pickens.
Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Monday, November 20, 2017, at First Baptist Church.
The family requests memorials be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, First Baptist Church New Albany, or to a charity of the donor’s choice.