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E. "Bob" Sutton, 65, of Lincoln, died Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2009, at home with
Visitation will be 2-4 p.m. Friday at Holland Barry
and Bennett Funeral Home.
Burial will be at 10
a.m. Monday at Camp Butler National Cemetery,
Mr. Sutton was employed by Landers/Area Disposal
for 35 years.
He served in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam
He was born March 30, 1943, in Lincoln. He
married Sara J. Nichols in Lincoln on April 26,
He is survived by his wife, of Lincoln; three
stepsons, Robert (and Debbie) Lee of Broadwell, Rick
(and Lisa) Lee of Lincoln and Mike (and Ellie) Lee
of Lincoln; three stepdaughters, Debbie Gray of
Lincoln, Kathy (and Larry) Taylor of St. Marys, Ga.,
and Ronele (and Lyle) Benedict of Lincoln; four
brothers, Dave (and Marilyn) Sutton of Taylorville,
Roger (and Nancy) Sutton of Elkhart, Tom Sutton of
Lincoln and Ronnie (and Lydia) Sutton of
Bloomington; two sisters, Linda Shawgo and Cheryl
Daniels, both of Tucson, Ariz.; 14 stepgrandchildren;
31 step-great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces,
nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Minnie C.
Buse; his father, George H. Sutton; two brothers;
seven sisters; and an infant son.
He was a past commander of Veterans of Foreign Wars
Post 263 in Lincoln.
He enjoyed bingo and spending time with his large
Memorial donations may be made to the family or
Memorial Home Hospice.
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