Dateline: April 27, 2006
Funeral services for W.T.
“Pope” Sullivan, age 74, were held at 10:00 a.m. on Friday,
April 21, 2006, in the Claude Church of Christ with Kent Watson, Minister,
officiating. Burial was held in Claude Cemetery under the direction of
Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon.
Mr. Sullivan died
Tuesday, April 18, 2006, in Amarillo.
He was born October 9, 1931, in Clarendon and had been a Claude
resident for approximately 50 years.
He married Elizabeth Oxley on October 31, 1954, at Clovis, New
Mexico. He was a maintenance
supervisor with TxDOT for over 40 years prior to his retirement.
He was a US Army Veteran of the Korean Conflict, a former member of
the Masonic Lodge, a member of the Claude Lions Club, and a member of the
Claude Church of Christ.
He was preceded in
death by a son, Gregory Don Sullivan in 2005.
Survivors include his
wife, Liz Sullivan of Claude; one daughter, Debbie Johnson and husband
Brad of Stafford, Kansas; a son, David Scott Sullivan and wife Robin of
Gaylesville, Alabama; one sister, Pauline Brazille of
Amarillo; three brothers, Jack Sullivan of Mulberry, Florida, Jo Sullivan
of Clarendon, and Jimmy Sullivan of Amarillo; 11 grandchildren; and two
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