Doris Sullenger

DORIS SULLENGER

 SULLENGER, Doris Ann Bishop, age 79, of Huntland, passed away with her family by her side on April 26, 2021, following an extended illness. Doris was born on July 31, 1941, in Estill Fork, Alabama, to the late James Orville and Rowena Brewer Bishop. She was a lifelong member of Huntland First Baptist Church, which she attended regularly until her health failed. She was a very loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt. She valued and took extreme pride in family, friends and her faith in God and was always the caregiver to all. She started her career as a telephone operator for South Central Bell and also worked a clerical position at American Standard and Huntland School before becoming a full-time homemaker. In addition to her parents, Doris was preceded in death by her husband, W.C. Sullenger Jr. and grandson, Tad Sullenger. Doris is survived by her loving children, Greg (Vicky) Sullenger of Belvidere and Tammy (Derial) Sanders of Huntland; grandchildren, Tia (Adam) Hale of Nashville, Kyle (Marina) Commers of Huntland, and Felica Sullenger of Winchester; great-grandchildren, Hunter and Paisley Sullenger and Hadley, Kynsley and Fenleigh Commers; siblings, Brenda (Dennis) Burton, Jeff (Kelly) Bishop and Cindy (Dwight) Latham; and a host of nieces, nephews and great-nieces and great-nephews. Visitation was held on Tuesday, April 27, 2021, from 5-8 p.m. at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home in Winchester. Funeral services were conducted on Wednesday, April 28, 2021, at noon at Moore-Cortner Funeral Home chapel with Bro. Mike Robertson officiating. Interment was in the Mt Carmel Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers were: Kyle Commers, Dwight Latham, Jeff Bishop, Paul Armstrong, Jason Bradley and Peanut Ashley. Serving as honorary pallbearer was Hunter Sullenger. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you make donations to Hospice/Compassus, 1805 North Jackson St., Suite 11, Tullahoma TN 37388. Moore-Cortner Funeral Home, 300 1st Ave. NW, Winchester, TN 37398, 931-967-2222, www.moorecortner.com.