Melvin C. 'Buddy' Sutton

Buddy Sutton

Melvin C. Buddy Sutton of Ironton,  passed away on Sept. 21, 2018 in Ironton. He was 87.

He was born on May 9, 1931 in Pilot Knob, a son of the late Edward and Nora Tramall Sutton.

In 1953, he was united in marriage to Ann Fomidge, who preceded him in death in 1997. Surviving are two step-daughters, Gloria and Terrie of Texas; a niece, Patricia Ivester Strange of Ironton; a nephew, Melvin Inman and wife Dee of Ironton; and many other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

Buddy attended Bethany Baptist Church and Marble Creek United Baptist Church, and proudly served his Country in the United States Army.

A Celebration of Life will be held on Friday, September 28 at 2 p.m. from Cole Family Funeral Home with Elder Larry Sutton officiating. Visitation will begin at 1 p.m. Interment will be in the Arcadia Valley Memorial Park.

Online condolences may be made at www.colefamilyfuneralhomes.com.