2018-06-20 / Obituaries

Jack Sutton


Jack Hilbourne Sutton, 81, of Jakin, Ga., passed away Friday morning, June 15, 2018, at Southeast Alabama Medical Center, Dothan, Ala.

Mr. Sutton was born in Donalsonville, Ga., June 20, 1936, to the late Jesse Hi lbourne Sutton and Mayes Mosely Sutton. He was a member of Jakin Methodist Church and was vice president of Bank of Early from 1965 until 2001. He received his AS degree from Norman Jr. College. He was a U.S. Army veteran and member of the Lions Club, Shriners and Masons.

Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by one sister, Mary Wichman; and one nephew, Mike Wichman.

Survivors include his wife, Betty Swann Sutton; two daughters, Angela Musselwhite and Bill of Greenville, S.C., and Shannon Crumbaugh and Grant of Pine Village, Ind. He also is survived by six grandchildren, Brittany Wylie and Allen of Greenville, S.C., Andi Musselwhite and fiancè Peter Zender of Charlotte, N.C., Carrie Tolbert and Willz of Greenville, S.C., Nala Sutton and Tucker Crumbaugh, Pine Village, Ind. He has two great- grandchildren; Will and Robert Wylie, Greenville, S.C.

The funeral service was Monday, June 18, 2018, at 11 a.m. at Jakin Methodist Church with Rev. George Masciarelli, Rev. Dan Harper and Rev. Ramon Hernandez officiating. Burial followed in Friendship Memorial Gardens, Donalsonville, Ga., with military rites.

Pallbearers were Bruce Horn, John Mosely, Mark Hanna, Hudson Hanna, Phillip Buckhalter, Phil Buckhalter, Phillip Evans and Cody Buckhalter. Honorary pallbearers were the board members of Bank of Early and One South Financial Inc.

The family received friends for visitation at Jakin Methodist Church at 10 a.m. until funeral time. They also received friends and family at their home.

Manry-Jordan- Hodges Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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