John P. Sullivan III McCORMICK – Mr. John Preston Sullivan, III, 52, of Sullivan Community, husband of Nancy Boyd Sullivan, died Saturday at University Hospital. Funeral Services will be held Thursday September 6 at 11 a.m. at Rehoboth United Methodist Church, Callison Hwy, Greenwood County. Burial will follow in Bethel Methodist Church Cemetery. Mr. Sullivan was born in Augusta, Ga., and raised in Jackson, S.C. He is the son of Sarah Reese and the late John P. Sullivan, Jr. He was a graduate of the Citadel and member of Rehoboth United Methodist Church. He was a retired manager from the S.C. Dept. of Revenue. He was a member of Edgefield County Water Authority Board of Directors from 1991-present; Chairman of the Board from 1993-present with numerous upgrades to water capacity under his leadership. He was also Edgefield County Dixie Youth Baseball coach for 10 years and Edgefield County Dixie Youth Baseball All Stars coach for 5 years; Edgefield County Dixie Youth Baseball board member and commissioner for several years. Survivors include his wife; his mother of Jackson; one daughter, Sarah Sullivan; one son, John Presley Sullivan IV, both of the home; two brothers, Patrick D. Sullivan, Daniel E. Sullivan, both of Jackson; one sister, Sharon S. Steed, Central. Memorials may be made to Edgefield Dixie Youth Baseball, 306 Maple St., Edgefield, SC 29824. The family is at the home and will receive friends Wednesday, September 5 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Edgefield Mercantile Funeral Home.
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