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Melvin McClain Sullivan
Date of Death or Service Aug 17, 2019
Melvin McClain Sullivan
 A celebration of life is planned for family and friends on Saturday, August 17, 2019, at the Burns Church of Christ Fellowship Hall between the hours of 2:00 p.m. and 5:00 p.m.

Those desiring, memorials are suggested to the Burns Fire Department or to the charity of your choice.

Mr. Sullivan, age 73, of Burns, TN died peacefully August 14, 2019, with his family by his side.

He was born in Nashville, TN and was the son of the late McClain and Rena Lampley Sullivan. He was retired Fire Chief of the Burns Fire Department. Not only did Mr. Sullivan serve his community of Burns, he proudly served his country during the Vietnam War in the United States Army.  He was honorably discharged as a Sergeant Major.

He is survived by his daughter, Melinda Sullivan Fortner and her husband, Brian of Dickson, TN; his granddaughter, McKinley Blake Fortner; his brothers, Kenny Sullivan and wife, Melissia of Burns, TN, Marshall Sullivan and wife, Tammy of Dickson, TN, and Matt Sullivan of Florida.


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