Myrtle Faye Oden Sutton went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, August 20, 2023 at 2:00 am at her residence in Gordo, AL, at the age of 77. Funeral services were 2:00 pm Wednesday, August 23, 2023 at Skelton Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Randy Anderson and Bro. Danny Simmons officiating. Burial followed in Liberty Cemetery, south of Gordo with Skelton Funeral Home of Reform directing. Visitation was one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Stanley Oden and Effie Mae Driver Oden; brothers, Billy Ray, Hubert, Cecil and Jimmy Oden and her infant daughter, Debbie Sutton.
Survivors include her loving husband of 56 ½ years, Marshall Sutton; two sons, Ricky Sutton (Bonnie) and Gary Sutton (Tracy); ten grandchildren, Jacob (Jess), Adam (Kaitlyn), Macey, John Morgan, Megan, Faith, James Mason, Mattie, Miley and Judah Michael; great-granddaughter, Baylor Rae and a host of family and friends, who she loved very much.
Faye was born June 18, 1946 in Pickens County, Alabama. She was a retired Home Health caregiver.
Honorary Pallbearers were her grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorials to St. Jude Children’s Hospital Memorial Giving, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.
See complete story in the Pickens County Herald.