Jan. 23, 1927-Jan. 1, 2006
MOUNT OLIVE -- Ivey Harold Sutton, 78 , of 454 Carter-Thigpen Road in the Scott's Store community, died Sunday at the Veterans Hospital in Fayetteville.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday at the Albertson Ward of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, conducted by Bishop Jimmy Herring. Interment will be in the Thigpen Family Cemetery, near the residence.
Mr. Sutton was a United States Army veteran and was a retired mechanic. He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and enjoyed playing bluegrass and country music.
Survivors include by his wife of 57 years, Annie Lois "Dina" Thigpen Sutton of the home; two sons, Donald Becton Sutton and wife, Jill, of Mount Olive and Thomas Harold Sutton and wife, Ketia, of Goldsboro; a brother, Ross Sutton of Goldsboro; a sister, Mamie Edna S. West of Goldsboro; three grandchildren, Thomas Harold Sutton Jr., Jennie Sutton Hill and Regina Sutton Grantham; and two great-grandchildren, Alexis Hill and Victoria Hill.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ivey Becton Sutton and Patience Ethel Sutton; a daughter, Regina Lois Sutton; a grandson, Daniel Becton Sutton; brothers, Virgil Sutton, Bill Sutton, Thomas Allen Sutton; and sisters, Laura Sutton, Ethel Outlaw, Pat Hardison and Aline Fields.
The family will receive friends from 7 until 9 tonight at Tyndall Funeral Home, and other times at the residence.
Flowers are welcome, or memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association of North Carolina.
Published in Obituaries on January 4, 2006 1:58 PM