In memory of
Jane Sullivan
Jane Fanning Scott Sullivan, 82, of Texarkana, Texas, passed away on January 14, 2021, at Christus St. Michael Hospital in Texarkana. She was born on July 27, 1938, in Dallas, Texas, to William Jeffress Fanning and Merle Barrett Fanning.  Growing up, she lived in Sulphur Springs, Austin, Chicago, Palo Alto, and Texarkana, Texas.  She was a graduate of the Texas High Class of 1956.  She attended Texarkana Junior College, the University of Mississippi, and received a B.A. degree from East Texas State (now Texas A & M Commerce) in 1960.  She was a member of Zeta Tau Alpha Sorority while at the University of Mississippi. As a librarian, she enjoyed a most interesting career with the Fort Worth Public Library, Camp Fort Wolters, and, in New York with Sullivan and Cromwell law firm and then CBS.  She retired in 1993 as the librarian at the Naval Station in Norfolk, Virginia.  She moved to Granbury, Texas, and then to Texarkana in 2007. Jane was a former member of the Texarkana Debutante Cotillion Club, Women for the Arts, Salvation Army Auxiliary, and the Lone Star Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.  She was a sixth-generation Texan. She was preceded in death by her parents, Judge and Mrs. William J. Fanning of Texarkana; husband, Richard K. Scott; sister, Jo Ann Fanning Durham; and nephew, John Lee Durham.  She is survived by her brother, William J. Fanning, Jr., and his wife, Robyn, of Fort Worth; niece, Eleanor Jane Fanning of Austin; nephew, William F. Durham and his wife, Charlotte, of Aledo, Texas; great nephew, Johnathan Durham of Aledo; one great niece, Evelyn Barrett Fanning of Austin, Texas and cousins Margaret Engel and Holbrook McLean, both of Hodge, Louisiana, and Cathy Fanning of Mexico City. There will be no visitation. Graveside services will be at 1:00 PM Monday, January 18, 2021, in the City Cemetery, Sulphur Springs, Texas under the direction of Texarkana Funeral Home, Texas. If so desired in lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Texarkana Humane Society.  
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In memory of
Jane Sullivan
Jane Fanning Scott Sullivan, 82, of Texarkana, Texas, passed away on January 14, 2021, at Christus St. Michael Hospital in Texarkana. She was born on July 27, 1938, in Dallas, Texas, to William Jeffress Fanning and Merle Barrett Fanning.  Growing up, she lived in Sulphur Springs, Austin, Chicago, Palo Alto, and Texarkana, Texas.  She was a graduate of the Texas High Class of 1956.  She attended Texarkana Junior College, the University of Mississippi, and received a B.A. degree from East Texas State (now Texas A & M Commerce) in 1960.  She was a member of Zeta Tau Alpha Sorority while at the University of Mississippi. As a librarian, she enjoyed a most interesting career with the Fort Worth Public Library, Camp Fort Wolters, and, in New York with Sullivan and Cromwell law firm and then CBS.  She retired in 1993 as the librarian at the Naval Station in Norfolk, Virginia.  She moved to Granbury, Texas, and then to Texarkana in 2007. Jane was a former member of the Texarkana Debutante Cotillion Club, Women for the Arts, Salvation Army Auxiliary, and the Lone Star Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution.  She was a sixth-generation Texan. She was preceded in death by her parents, Judge and Mrs. William J. Fanning of Texarkana; husband, Richard K. Scott; sister, Jo Ann Fanning Durham; and nephew, John Lee Durham.  She is survived by her brother, William J. Fanning, Jr., and his wife, Robyn, of Fort Worth; niece, Eleanor Jane Fanning of Austin; nephew, William F. Durham and his wife, Charlotte, of Aledo, Texas; great nephew, Johnathan Durham of Aledo; one great niece, Evelyn Barrett Fanning of Austin, Texas and cousins Margaret Engel and Holbrook McLean, both of Hodge, Louisiana, and Cathy Fanning of Mexico City. There will be no visitation. Graveside services will be at 1:00 PM Monday, January 18, 2021, in the City Cemetery, Sulphur Springs, Texas under the direction of Texarkana Funeral Home, Texas. If so desired in lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the Texarkana Humane Society.  
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Texarkana, TX 75503
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About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

Sku: tre-btim-10

About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

Sku: tre-btim-50

About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

Sku: tre-btim-100