Virginia Sullivent, 75, of Alma entered into rest on Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, in Fort Smith. She was born Feb. 28, 1938, in Van Buren, the daughter of the late Tom and Martha Bryant. She was a homemaker and a member of Concord Baptist. Virginia was the widow of the late Jim Ed Sullivent and they were married for 54 years. She was preceded in death by brother, Tommy Bryant, and sisters, Ann Green and Clara Burkhart.
Survivors include two sons, Jimmy Sullivent Jr. and Tommy Sullivent and wife Freddia; two grandchildren, Jimmy Sullivent III and Amanda Oliver; four great-grandchildren, Cambrey Sullivent, Taylor Tune, Alex Oliver and Hayden Sullivent; and one brother, Bobby Joe Bryant.
Funeral service will be held 2 p.m today at Lewis Funeral Chapel in Fort Smith with interment at Alma City Cemetery officiated by the Rev. Mike Taylor and the Rev. Joe Waldon.
Pallbearers will be Ron Green, Jimmy Sullivent III, Morgan Oliver, Dennis Burkhart, Austin Bishop and Gary Lee Reichart. Honorary pallbearers will be Jo Ellen Chronister, Mary Hobbs, Belinda Shelly, Cindy Green, Robin Tittle, Sandy Ellison, Jean Stell, Joyce Corbell and her “Little Boys” District 6 VFD firemen.
To place online tribute go to www.lewisfuneralchapel.net.