2017-04-21 / Obituaries

Alton Sutton, III

Mr. Alton Sutton, III, known as “Alano”, age 34, of 173 Carlisle Street, Spartanburg, S.C., answered the Master’s call on Monday morning, April 17, 2017, at 11:44 a.m. at Spartanburg Regional Healthcare System, Spartanburg.

Son of Mr. Alton Sutton, Jr. and Mrs. Shirley Sutton , he was born on January 18, 1983 in El Pasco, Texas. At an early age he accepted Jesus Christ as his Lord and Savior and joined Sweethaven Holy Church of God No. 3 in Watertown, New York. After moving to Spartanburg, he attended Bethel Baptist Church, Gaffney. He was a graduate of Watertown High School and continued his education at Limestone College of Gaffney and Jefferson Community College of Watertown. He was employed at New Prospect Call Center of Greer, S.C., and worked part-time at FedEx Ground in Spartanburg.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by his daughter, Bryanna Sutton of Watertown, New York; his brother, Mr. Jachin Sutton of Spartanburg, S.C.; his grandparents, Ms. Ella Jackson of St. Louis, Missouri, and Mr. and Mrs. Alton and Jean Sutton of Kinston, N.C.; and a host of aunts, uncles and other relatives.

Funeral service will be held on Saturday, April 29, at 1 p.m. at Bethel Baptist Church with Dr. James W. Sanders, Jr. officiating. He will lie instate at 12 noon until the hour of the service.

The family can be contacted at the home of his parents, Mr. and Mr. Alton, Jr. and Shirley Sutton at 1214 Overbrook Drive, Apt. 4-C, Gaffney.

Foster Funeral Home of Gaffney in charge of arrangements.

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