BELMONT, NORTH CAROLINA
March 8, 1940 - January 2, 2020
Stanley Sutton, 79, passed away Thursday, January 2, 2020.
Stanley Sutton, husband of Edna Sutton, passed away on Thursday, January 2, 2020 at the age of 79. He was born on March 8, 1940, in Santee, South Carolina to the late James Sutton, Sr. and Ethel Sutton. Stanley was the oldest of 11 children
Stanley attended Lincoln High school, where he played football and basketball. He moved to New York in 1959, where he met his wife Edna. He retired from New Penn Motor Express in Maspeth, NY after 30 years as a trailer driver. After Edna retired, they relocated to Charlotte, NC where they lived for 12 years. Stanley loved music and sports, but if you asked him, he would tell you one of his greatest joys was spending time with his “Princess Jordin”.
Stanley leaves to cherish his memory, his wife Edna of 54 years; son Derrick Sutton (Stacey) of Queens, NY; two grandchildren Jordin and Aiden; siblings Thelma Sutton of Stone Mountain, GA, Rosa Sutton of Lithonia, GA, James Sutton, Jr. (Jannie) of Mt. Pleasant, SC, Eva Sutton of Charlotte, NC, Joan Blackburn (Carl) of Bronx, NY, Harry Sutton (Yvonne) of McClellanville, SC, Melvin Sutton of Georgetown, SC, Michael Sutton (Debbie) of Stone Mountain, GA, Ronald Sutton of Gainesville, GA, Elouise Beach of North Santee, SC; and a host of other relatives and friends.
A Funeral Service to Celebrate the Life of Mr. Sutton will be held on Friday, January 10, 2019, at Kingdom Builders Church International, 3925 Beasley Lane, Charlotte, North Carolina 28206. The visitation will begin at 10:00 AM and Funeral Service at 11:00 AM.
Interment immediately following at Gethsemane Cemetery and Memorial Gardens, 1504 W Sugar Creek Rd, Charlotte, NC 28262.
The Sutton Family have entrusted arrangements to Boston's Mortuary.
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