COLUMBUS – James Clyde “”Jamie”" Sullivan, 31, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, at his residence. He was born Dec. 17, 1981, in Amory to Jerry Clyde and Anita Summerford Sullivan.
He had lived in the Columbus area since October 1997, moving from Okolona. He was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Columbus, North Mississippi Daily Journal Golf Association, Pine Grove Hunting Club, high school MHSAA and the 2000 Golf State Champion Team. He was an Eagle Scout, chairman of Ducks Unlimited for Lowndes County, Class of 2000 New Hope Golf State Medalist and an avid golfer, fisherman and hunter. He lettered in baseball, football and golf and earned a lifesaving award in scouting.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 30, at Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Columbus. Bro. Ralph Windle will officiate, and Bro. Steve Lammons and Bro. Malcolm Tidwell will assist. Interment will be in Mt. Zion Cemetery. Lowndes Funeral Home of Columbus is in charge of arrangements.
He is survived by his wife, Audrey Sullivan; daughters, Hannah Claire and Jenna Beth Sullivan; brother, Jeffery (Jennifer) Sullivan; nephew, Jackson Sullivan; niece, Ellie Anna Sullivan; and grandparents, Ottis (Louise) Summerford and Betty Sullivan.
He was preceded in death by his great-great-grandparents, William and Inez Ogg; great-grandmother, Netti Tarver; grandfather, Charles Sullivan; and mother-in-law, Donna Jo Henry.
Pallbearers will be Shawn Dean, Josh Westbrook, Randle Beatty, Devin Davis, Matt King, Nathan Martin, Derrick O’Bryant and Keith Tims.
Honorary pallbearers will be Morgan Stewart, Murray Henry, Chris Moore, Ken Mason, Joey McMullin, Keith Hancock, Hunter Prigden, Jeffrey Sullivan, Jackson Sullivan, Levi Mason, Buddy Henry, classmates of Okolona, classmates of New Hope, Daniel Bunch, Mike Bunch, Amory Golf Course, Okolona Country Club, Aberdeen Country Club, Carl Hogan Chevrolet, Premier Ford, TDK Logging, Riverside Trucking, Ducks Unlimited Lowndes County Chapter, Paul Brown, Billy Craig, CLRA, Pine Grove Hunting Club members, Melvin Murphy, Britt Richardson, Stephen Alderson, David Duet, Kirk Rushing, Adam Lollar, Mike Lollar, K&S Outdoors, and Hardy Hardin.
Memorials may be made to Mt. Zion Cemetery, 1791 Lake Lowndes Road, Columbus, MS 39702.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at Lowndes Funeral Home.