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*Rev. Doric Council "D.C." Sullivan, age 88 of Eagle Springs died Sunday,
March 25, 2018 at his home. Funeral services will be 2:00 PM Wednesday at
Red Branch Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Mike Branscom and Rev. J. Billy
Graham. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. A native of Moore County
he was the last surviving son of the late William Linzy and Carrie Louise
Howle Sullivan. D.C. was called into the ministry at a young age. He
preached his first service on Fathers Day 1949. He was ordained as a
Baptist minister on August 10, 1952 and graduated from Fruitland Baptist
Bible College in 1961. He was always proud of the fact that Dr. Charles
Stanley was one of his instructors. He went on to spend the rest of his
life preaching the Word of God in many churches including but not limited
to the following baptist churches - Center Cross, Calvary, Mt. Lebanon,
Summerville, Liberty, Ninevah, Roanoke, Edgewood, Red Branch, Stoney Fork
and others. D.C. held several revivals over the years and witness many
souls being lead to Christ. His ministry through North Carolina lasted for
over 60 years.He was preceded in death by his first wife Beulah Davis
Sullivan; son Phillip Wayne Sullivan, Sr.; brothers Lee Ross Sullivan,
Thomas Linzy Sullivan; sister Martha Alice Hall. He is survived by his wife
Doris Daniel Coe Sullivan; son Jerry L. Sullivan of Indian Trail and
Sparta; step-children Tim Coe and wife Donna of Carthage, Mary Lib Coe
Stanley and husband Mike of Carthage, Elaine Coe Spencer of Wilmington,
Frances Coe Walters and husband Chuck of Vass; grandsons Phillip Wayne
Sullivan, Jr., James D. Sullivan, Justin D. Sullivan; granddaughters
Krystal Lane Osbourne, Stephanie Marie Sullivan, Emily Michele Sullivan;
seven great-grandchildren.The family will receive friends at Fry & Prickett
Funeral Home on Tuesday night from 6:00-8:00 PM and other times at the
home.Memorials may be made to: Baptist Children's Home of North Carolina,
P.O. Box 338, Thomasville NC 27361-0338.Online condolences:*