Lawrence “Bear” Sullivan, 81 of Ghent passed away Friday, January 25th, at the St. Elizabeth Hospice center in Edgewood Ky. Born September 6, 1931, he was the son of the late Warren and Nora Mae Blackburn Sullivan. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Bertha Ligon Sullivan; one son: Steve Sullivan; one brother: Hansel Sullivan and one sister: Ida “Sis” Dickerson. Lawrence was also a Veteran having served his country in the United States Army from 1953 until 1955.
Lawrence is survived by two sons: Roy and Mike Sullivan both of Warsaw; two daughters: Pam McIntyre of Warsaw and Denise Wilhoite of Worthville. Also surviving are nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 10am until 2pm Wednesday, January 30th, at the Garnett-New-McDonald Funeral Home in Warsaw. Funeral services will begin at 2pm with Bro Denny French officiating. Burial will follow in the Warsaw Cemetery.