Gladys Kirby Sullivan
Gladys Kirby Sullivan, 89, of Wood Lade Terrace, DeLand, Fla., a native and former resident of Watauga County, died Friday, Nov. 16, 2012, at Florida Hospital in DeLand.
Mrs. Sullivan was born Nov. 11, 1923, in Watauga County, a daughter of the late Filmore Kirby and Alice Davis Kirby. She was a homemaker and a member of Eastern Star in California.
Mrs. Sullivan is survived by her husband, Roy Sullivan of DeLand; one step-daughter, Mary "Robin" Taylor of California; one step-son, Bobby McVicker and wife, Betty, of California, and one sister, Jackie Oliver and husband, Jim, of Vilas. She is also survived by three step-grandchildren, two step great-grandchildren, and a number of nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one step-grandson, Ryan Taylor; one sister and six brothers.
Graveside services and burial for Gladys Kirby Sullivan will be conducted 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012, at Mable United Methodist Church Cemetery. Officiating will be the Reverend Vernon Eller.
Flowers are appreciated, or memorial contributions may be made to the Mable United Methodist Church Cemetery Fund, in care of J.C. Winebarger, 4156 Old U.S. Highway 421, Zionville, N.C. 28698.
Online condolences may be sent to the Sullivan family at http://www.hamptonfuneralnc.com.
Hampton Funeral and Cremation Service is in charge of the arrangements.