A toast was made to Thomas "Silky" Sullivan in front of the bar that shares his name.
Silky O'Sullivans on Beale Street is world famous. The man who made it that way hosted his last party Monday afternoon.
Many showed up to bid farewell to a friend during his procession, which was more of a parade. It was perfect for Silky. (WMC-TV) - Silky Sullivan, owner of a popular club on Beale Street, has died.Beale Street Merchants Association President Ty Agee confirms Sullivan died as a result of health problems he had been battlingMore >> Silky Sullivan, owner of a popular club on Beale Street, has died.More >>