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James Buchanan3 Sutton3

Birth5 MAR 18573
 
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Death12 MAR 19453
 
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Aged: 88 years

James Buchanan Sutton passed away at the home of his daughter, Mrs Florence Stout, 6107 Harrison, Kansas City, Mo, Monday evening, March 12, 1945, at 9:25 o’clock. At the time of his death he had reached the advanced age of 88 years and 7 days.

He was born in Illinois, March 5, 1857, in a country home. At the age of 25 he came to Missouri locating on a farm near Freeman. Sixty years of his life have been spent in and near Freeman. During the past three years he has made his home with his daughters in Kansas City.

In 1878 he was united in marriage to Miss Sarah Isabelle Duncan, who became the mother of his 13 children. She departed this life August 22, 1930.

Nine of his children are living, five sons and four daughters. They are: Frank Sutton, Kenny Heights, Kans; Walter Sutton, Osawatomie, Kans; Carl Sutton, Texarkana, Ark; Earl Sutton, Lawndale, Calif; Harry Sutton, Freeman, Mo; Mrs Bessie Urton, of Grandview, Mo; Mrs Katie Solberg, Mrs Lewis King and Mrs Florence Stout, of Kansas City. Fiftyseven grandchildren survive, 94 great-grandchildren, and 3 great-great-grandchildren. More distant relatives are left behind. One son, Ray Sutton, and three daughters, Mrs Dolly Peterson, Mrs Elsie Clary and Mrs Sophia Hook, preceded him in death.

Funeral services were held at the Freeman Baptist Church on Wednesday afternoon, March 14, at 2:30 o’clock, being in charge of the Rev George C Monroe of Harrisonville. Misses Hazel Davis, Mabel Holmberg and Ruby Lee Pretttyman sang “The Old Rugged Cross,” “When the Roll is Called Up Yonder,” “Beautiful Isle of Somewhere,” with Mrs J W Suddarth at the piano. The casketbeareres were Charles Sutton, Jimmie Sutton, Emmett Hook, Raymond Hook, Johnnie Clary and Cornelius Clary. Burial was in the Freeman Cemetery.

Sarah Duncan Sutton

Sarah Isabelle Duncan

Birth7 SEP 1859
 
Death22 AUG 1930
 
Grave
 
Aged: 71 years

Mrs Sarah Isabella Sutton, almost 71 years old, died Friday, August 22, 1930, in Bell Memorial Hospital in Kansas City, Kans, where she had been taken from her home near Beagle, Kans.

Mrs Sutton was born in Coshocton County, Ohio, September 7, 1859, and moved with her parents to Freeman, Mo, when she was seven years old, making their home on the old home place southwest of Freeman. When she was about seventeen years old, she was converted and joined the Baptist Church, and in 1879 she was united in marriage with James Sutton.

Mr and Mrs Sutton became the parents of thirteen children, of whom four have passed away, namely, Dolly, Elsie, Sophie and Ray. With the husband and father there are surviving these children; Walter and Harry of Beagle, Kans; Frank, Earl, Mrs Florence Stout of Kansas City; Mrs Kate Prater of Overland Park, Kans; Mrs Bessie Urton and Mrs Tennie King of Grandview, Mo; Carl of Prescott, Kans, and several grand children. There are also five brothers-Grant, Clint, Charley, John and George Duncan, besides a host of friends to mourn their loss.

Funeral services were held in the Freeman, Mo, Baptist Church, Sunday afternoon at 2 o’clock, being in charge of the Rev E W Chewning of Independence, Mo, and formerly of Harrisonville. Burial was in the Freeman Cemetery. 

ChildrenFirst NameBirth DtDeath DtBirth PlaceSpouses
1

Frank George 

13 AUG 188030 JAN 1962  MO, Cass Co, Freeman Rosa "Belle" Lewis 
2+

Mary Pearl "Dollie" 

5 NOV 188028 MAR 1916  MO, Cass Co, Freeman David John Peterson 
3

Harry Lane 

1 AUG 188320 MAR 1955  MO, Cass Co Leona Culbreath 
4+

Edna Alice "Bessie" 

2 APR 188514 JUN 1950  MO, Cass Co, Harrisonville Roy Urton 
5+

Elsie Elizabeth 

23 MAY 18879 APR 1926  MO, Cass Co, Harrisonville John Barnett Clary 
6+

Sophia Zelpha 

11 AUG 188921 DEC 1918  MO, Cass Co, Harrisonville Grover Cleveland Hook 
7

James Ray 

11 JUL 18913 APR 1930  MO, Cass Co, Harrisonville Cordellia Fraley 
8

Walter Clinton 

5 MAY 189310 APR 1951  MO, Cass Co, Freeman  
9

Carl Lester 

19 NOV 189510 MAY 1966  MO, Cass Co, Harrisonville Janie Ruth Woodul 
10

Earl Chester 

19 NOV 189528 MAR 1967  MO, Cass Co, Harrisonville Frances T Hamilton 
11

Katherine "Katie" Olive 

22 FEB 189823 MAR 1974  MO, Cass Co, Harrisonville Olaf M Solberg Jr, Alfred Prater 
12+

Tennie Ellen 

27 AUG 190020 FEB 1966  MO, Cass Co, Harrisonville Lewis Jesse King 
13

Florence Belle 

30 JUN 190411 AUG 1968  MO, Cass Co, Harrisonville Lloyd Henry Kingcade, Ira Stout 
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