Bill Sutt, son of the late Harry Ellis Sutt and Nina Irene Nicholson, was born on March 24, 1935, in New Madrid County and died on July 22, 2008, in Elgin, Ill., at the age of 73.
Bill was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps from 1953-1956, a retired employee of Williams MFG of 22 years located in Elgin, Ill., a former resident of Bernie and was currently residing in Elgin, Ill.
He was united in marriage to Martha Puckett in 1965 at Elgin, Ill. Mrs. Sutt survives of the home in Elgin, Ill.
Besides his wife, survivors include two sons, William Sutt of Elgin, Ill., and Danny Sutt of Morrison, Ill.; three step-daughters, Marilyn Carlson, Nancy DeMotto, and Phyliss Gaertner; two sisters, Helen Lind of Johnston City, Ill., and Ruby O'Neal of Bernie; three grandchildren; nine step-grandchildren; and five step-great-grandchildren.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by one step-son, Jim Waterman; four brothers, Harry Sutt, Jr., Charles Sutt, Donald Sutt, and Larry Sutt; and one sister, Marilyn Greene.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7, 2008, at the Corner Gospel Fellowship Church, 311 Walker Street, Bernie.
Interment will follow the memorial service at Bernie Cemetery with full military rites.