Norman Smith Sutton

September 1, 1932 ~ June 20, 2022 (age 89)


Mr. Norman Smith Sutton, age 89 of Roaring River passed away Monday, June 20, 2022 at Westwood Hills Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. 

Graveside services will be held 11:30 AM Tuesday, June 21, 2022 at Union Chapel Baptist Church cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 10:00 unil 10:45 AM prior to the service at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home. 

Norman was born September 1, 1932 in Alleghany County to Wallace and Dora Dixon Sutton.  

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife; Rosalee Lane Sutton, a sister; Claudene Zachary and a brother-in-law; Tom Zachary.   

He is survived by two bonus daughters; Patricia Lane Smith of North Wilkesboro, Carolyn Lane Blackburn and husband; Michael of North Wilkesboro, a bonus son; Jerry J. Lane and a host of grandchildren and great grandchildren.  

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Journey of Grace Baptist Church, PO Box 248, North Wilkesboro, NC 28659. 

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June 21, 2022

10:00 AM to 10:45 AM
Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home
270 Armory Road, P.O. Box 1428
North Wilkesboro, NC 28659

Graveside Service
June 21, 2022

11:30 AM
Union Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery
9693 Vannoy Road
McGrady, NC 28649


Journey of Grace Baptist Church
PO Box 248, North Wilkesboro NC 28659

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