Mt. Vernon Register-News

October 30, 2013

Veda Sutton


The Register-News

---- — Veda Mae Sutton, age 90, of McLeansboro, died 3:40 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, at Good Samaritan Regional Health Center in Mt. Vernon.

She was born July 5, 1923, in Walpole, the daughter of Thomas and Sally (Hamilton) Buttry. She married Olin Sutton on July 29, 1938; he preceded her in death.

Mrs. Sutton is survived by her daughters, Dorothy (Roger) Allen of McLeansboro and Rhonda Edwards of McLeansboro; five grandchildren, Dwayne Allen, Mary Heather Tate, Richard Allen Parker, Eric Lee Parker and Rebecca June Vineyard; 15 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Grady, Leo and Maxie Buttry; and three sisters, Cora Wren, Jessie Harrelson and Flora Mayberry.

She was a retired seamstress at the former Elder Manufacturing Company in McLeansboro. She was a member of the First Christian Church of McLeansboro.

Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Thursday at McLeansboro First Christian Church with the Rev. Carroll Kakac officiating. Burial will be at Hudson Cemetery in McLeansboro.

Visitation will be from noon Thursday until the time of services at 2 p.m. at the church.