Joe Hubert Sullivan
By Kim Swindell Wood | October 7, 2018 8:43 am
Joe Hubert Sullivan, 81, of Sparta, passed away on Oct. 5, 2018, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
Mr. Sullivan was born Sept. 6, 1937, in Spencer.
He was the son of Jim Sullivan and Lyla Pack Sullivan. He was the husband of Vauda Carter Sullivan. He was a member of the O’Connor Church of Christ for 43 years, and he was the owner of Sullivan and Son Lumber Company for 36 years.
Mr. Sullivan was preceded in death by parents and his son, Terry Sullivan.
Survivors include his wife, Vauda Carter Sullivan, of Sparta; daughter, Daphne Jacob, of Sparta; grandsons, Brook Jolley, Joe Jacob, Tyler Sullivan, of Sparta; granddaughter, Sarah Shuff (Andrew), of Gallatin; great-grandchildren, Madeline, Jackson, Lincoln, Michael, Tyler; godson, Shawn Stouder (Ann) and his family, Kaitlyn and Keisha; sisters, Charlotte, Jimmy, Bettye, Virgie, Donna, Phyllis (Doug), Sharon (Jerry); brother, Burton (Linda); and special friend; Judy Whittenburg.
Funeral service will be 11 a.m., Oct. 8, 2018, at Oak Lawn Funeral Home, with burial in Oak Lawn Cemetery. Doyle Crawford will officiate. The family will receive friends 4-9 p.m., Oct. 7, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, the family has requested donations be made to Happy Haven Children’s Home.
Oak Lawn Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.