REFORM | John Chester Sutton III, age 50, of 15576 Hwy. 82, died November 23, 2002, at his residence. Graveside services will be held today at 10:00 a.m. from West Alabama Memorial Gardens. Rev. Brannon Pinion and Rev. Randy Pate officiating. Skelton Funeral Home of Reform directing.
He is preceded in death by his daughter, Heather Sutton.
Survivors include wife, Candace Sutton, Reform, Ala.; sons, Chess Sutton, Brandon Sutton, and Dustin Sutton, all of Reform, Ala.; sister, Wanda Hannah, Northport, Ala.; brother, Mike Sutton, Coker, Ala.; parents, John Chester Sutton, Jr. and Ruby Deason Sutton, both of Coker, Ala.
John was a member of Reform First Baptist Church, a graduate of Auburn University, a registered Forester with The Alabama Forestry Commission for 25 years, a member of Gideons International and The Alabama Forestry Association.
Pallbearers will be Chess Sutton, Brandon Sutton, Dustin Sutton, Jim Jeter, Kenny Poole, Chuck McDaniel, Wayne Strawbridge, Bruce Baughman, Dennis Pugh and Harold Jordan.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorials be made to Gideons International, Pickens Co. Camp, P. O. Box 287, Carrollton, AL 35447.