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Eleanor C. Sullivan
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  • Doorway Baptist Church
    7825 Dorchester Road
    North Charleston, SC 29418

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“All my love to each of you. I loved your mom. She was always a bright spot at Dor Waylin church. Rest In His Love. ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Mary McSwain - Family Friend

“I grew up in Old Waylyn on President now Poplin Ave. I knew Mrs. Sullivan from the neighborhood and church (Dorchester Waylyn Baptist Church.) I...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Elaine Spaetti ( Waters ) - SC

“Mrs. Sullivan was a very sweet lady and sure will be missed. Know she is in heaven rejoicing with her family in heaven. ”
3 of 8 | Posted by: Susan Sullivan - North Charleston, SC

“Aunt Eleanor, I will miss you so much, you have been such a help to me on the family tree. I always enjoyed your narratives when we visited...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Sandra McBride - Lordstown, OK

“I am so thankful God blessed me with having you as my Mom. I do not know of anyone who was so caring, and selfless. He surely broke the mold when...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Robin Krofta - North Charleston, SC

“Aunt Eleanor will surely be missed by one and all, but I know that she is rejoicing in heaven with her husband Bob and her daughter Gretta. Peace and...Read More »
6 of 8 | Posted by: Carol Rourk - Charleston, SC

“A very sweat lady and a strong believer in Christ. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Billy Cramer

“At last in peace joining her husband in Heaven. A special angel in God's presence. ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Sylvia Williams - Goose Creek

Eleanor C. Sullivan, 91, of Goose Creek, SC, the widow of Robert W. Sullivan passed away Sunday, April 23, 2017 in the home of her daughter and son-in-law, Linda and Charlie Coker. Her funeral service will be held Thursday, April 27, 2017 in the Doorway Baptist Church, 7825 Dorchester Road at 11:00 am. Interment will follow in Carolina Memorial Park. The family will receive friends Wednesday from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm in J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Northwoods Chapel, 2180 Greenridge Road.

Mrs. Sullivan was born in Ravenel, SC, the eldest daughter of the late Arthur H. and Lois N. Carroll. She lived in various areas of the lowcountry while growing up but spent most of her teen years in the city of Charleston, graduating from Meminger High School. In her young married years she was employed by Southern Bell and later by Sears Roebuck and Company in the first store in Charleston.Mrs. Sullivan was a member of Dorchester Waylyn Baptist Church and active in many ministries of the church. She was a member of Doorway Baptist Church at the time of her death and had been involved in many activities until her health no longer allowed her to attend services and activities. Mrs. Sullivan participated in PTA during her children's school years and was a homemaker.

Mrs. Sullivan is survived by her sister Merilyn Horres of Aiken, SC; daughters, Linda S. Coker (Charlie) of Goose Creek and Robin S. Krofta (Terry) of North Charleston; seven grandchildren: Andrew Coker of Englewood, TN, Malissa C. Singletary (David) of Goose Creek, SC, Kimberly S. Bailey of Goose Creek, SC, Kristopher Riley Statham of San Francisco, CA, Matthew Krofta (Dezzaray) of North Charleston, SC, Benjamin Middleton (Sarah) and Robert Middleton (Meghan) of Arnold, MO. Also surviving Mrs. Sullivan are 11 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her daughter Gretta Middleton.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Doorway Baptist Church, 7825 Dorchester Road, North Charleston, SC 29418.

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