Charles Louis Sullivan

Charles Sullivan

Charles Louis "Duke" Sullivan, age 61, of LaMarque, Texas answered the Master’s call on Wednesday, November 15, 2017.

Charles was born August 27, 1956 in Galveston, Texas.  He was the fifth of nine children born to Louis and Mercy Barron Sullivan.  He grew up in LaMarque, Texas receiving his education within the LaMarque Public School System, graduating with the LaMarque High Class of 1975. 

He accepted Christ as his Savior at an early age and was baptized and became a member of Progressive Baptist Church in Texas City, Texas under the late Rev McWashington.

Duke was very fond of horses and loved riding and attending rodeos and trail rides. He worked as a Heavy Equipment Operator for PCI, Brown & Root, and Altair Strickland. Duke was a member of the Triple B Riding Club.

He was dedicated to his family and was the proud father of his daughter, Courtnea.

May 13, 2007, Duke joined Jesus is Lord Church under the leadership of the late Pastor Virginia Wright where he served in the Brotherhood and on the Intercessory Prayer Team. He remained faithful until the decline of his health.

Awaiting his heavenly arrival were his parents, brother, Eddie Glen Sullivan, sisters, Verdia Henry, Linda Sullivan, and Deborah Sullivan.

Duke's memories will forever be cherished by his Daughter, Courtnea Sullivan(Jarvis); Four Grandchildren, Kameron, Chevonne , Bri’yani, Bobby; Brother, Tommy (Deborah) Sullivan; Sisters, Carrie Britton, Gwendolyn Bellow, Hilda Williams; Nieces Felicia Spiller, Makeisha Wright and Dee Overstreet;Aunts, Jackie Hodge and  Eva Barron; Brother-in-law, Steve Henry; Special Cousins, Rogers Porterie, Barbara James Devoted friend, Kenneth "Poke Bone" Craven; Extended Family, Bellow, Britton, Craven, Harper, and Randle Families; and many other Relatives and Friends

There will be a public visitation held on Saturday, November 25, 2017 at 9am with a chapel service starting promptly at 11am and burial to follow at Mainland Cemetery in Hitchcock, Texas.