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Dorothy Stallings Sullivan
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Obituary for Dorothy Stallings Sullivan

Dorothy Marie Stallings Sullivan, 91, passed away Tuesday, November 14, 2017 at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by her family.

Marie was born in Franklin County, NC on July 14, 1926 to the late John Ernest Stallings and Mamie Champion Stallings. She was married to the late John Lawrence Sullivan, Sr. Dorothy was a member of First Baptist Church.

The family will receive friends on Friday, November 17, 2017 from 1:30 – 2:30 PM at Seymour Funeral Home followed by a service to celebrate Dorothy’s life at 2:30 PM in the chapel with Rev. Scott Thrailkill officiating. Interment will follow at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery.

Marie is survived by her son, John Lawrence Sullivan, Jr. and wife Sara of LaGrange; daughters, Linda Love and husband Walker of Charlotte and Carolyn Sullivan of Goldsboro and sisters, Louise Sparks of Goldsboro and Lola Lee of Monroe. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Eva Almeida and husband Alejandro of Charlotte, Lee Love and wife Jennifer of Charlotte, Stacey Casey of LaGrange and Ashley Sullivan of Greenville and her great-grandchildren, William Cameron Casey, Walker Louis Love and Stella Mabry Love.

In addition to her husband and parents, Dorothy was preceded in death by her sisters, Elsie Oddo, Sallie Brown and Inez Owens and brothers, Billy C. Stallings, Sr., John Ernest Stallings, Jr., Harrell Stallings and Bobby C. Stallings.

Although flowers are welcome, memorials may be made to Cures for the Colors, 203 Cox Blvd., Goldsboro, NC 27534 or First Baptist Church, 125 S. John Street, Goldsboro, NC 27530.

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1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service

1300 Wayne Memorial Drive
Goldsboro, NC 27534

Funeral Service




2:30 PM
Seymour Funeral Home and Cremation Service

1300 Wayne Memorial Drive
Goldsboro, NC 27534

Cemetery Details


Evergreen Memorial Cemetery

3888 U.S. Hwy. 70 West
Princeton, NC 27869

Memorial Contribution

Cures for the Colors, SMOC

First Baptist Church

125 S. John Street
Goldsboro, NC 27530

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