Mary (Nan) Alice Huddleston Sutton
A native of Texarkana, TX and a resident of Baton Rouge, LA. She passed away on Friday, June 8, 2018, at the age of 85. She grew up in Shreveport and was a graduate of Byrd High School. She retired after a 40 plus year career with Wright and Percy Insurance Agency, where she still has many wonderful friends. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family and friends, particularly her7 grand-children and 4 great grand-children. She was a loving and selfless matriarch of our family, known for showing up on your doorstep with one of her delicious meals and a big smile. She enjoyed cooking, painting and reading. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 58 years, Charles Irvin Sutton, Sr.; mother Alma (Nana) Huddleston and father Walter Huddleston; brother Danny Huddleston, sister Dorothy Davis, brother in law Bill Ruby, Aunts’ Bonnie Vana and Hazel Bittner. She is survived by two daughters, Cindy Murphy and husband Don and Chrissie Sutton Fjeldsjo and husband Leif Fjeldsjo; one son, Charles (Chuck) Sutton, Jr. and wife Geri (lovingly referred to as daughter # 3).; seven grandchildren, Ashley (and husband Derek), Collin (and wife Kendall), Christopher, Aimee, Taylor, Riley and Rowan and Hayley and Ashley Murphy; 4 great grand-children Grayson, Ella Katherine, Emilia and Charlie; beloved sister and best friend Martha Ruby; niece Lisa Ruby; nephew Steve Ruby; cousin Nancy Young. Our appreciation to her friends Marguerite Francis, Mary Rish and Betty Hebert who provided so much love and support throughout the years. She was a 15 year cancer survivor, thanks to the loving, compassionate and expert care of Dr. Gerald Miletello and his amazing staff, who will forever hold a special place in our hearts. Officiated by Reverend Cark Kelly from the Freedom Church
Visiting hours will take place at Resthaven Funeral Home on June 11, 2018 from 9am – 10am until funeral services at 10:00 am. Burial will follow at Resthaven Gardens of Memory.
In lieu flowers please make donations to the Greater Baton Rouge Cancer Services, 550 Lobdell Ave, Baton Rouge, LA 70806
Family and friends may sign the online guestbook or leave a personal note to the family at www.resthavenbatonrouge.com
Ms. Mary , We’ll miss u dearly. I promise you I will alway remember your last words “Everything is green again how beautiful.” Heaven is where everything green endure. We will keep yours loved ones n our prayers. Love alway, Georgiana, Vernel, L’tanya , and Colin.
Georgiana StevensonBaton Rouge, LA
May God bless each of you who loved her so much. Cindy, I remember her wonderful smile when we carpooled you and Beth to music lessons. She had a radiant personality! You were blessed to have her for your mother. Bettye Richard
Bettye RichardBaton Rouge, LA
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family as you grieve and reflect on the passing of your mom. With deepest sympathy and condolences from the Fillastre family.
Doyle, Michele, Chance, Kaelin, and Alannah FillastreBaton Rouge, LA
Chuck, Cindy, Chrissie and Families,
We're so sorry to hear about the passing of Aunt Mary. We always enjoyed stopping by and visiting Uncle Charles and Aunt Mary on our travels back and forth on I-10. We'll really miss both of them.
Kevin KleinhenzYorktown, VA