Clarence Edward Sutton, age 62, died Tuesday, October 12, 2021 at his residence.

The family will receive friends at the residence, 655 Lamms Grove Road, Carthage, NC on Friday, October 15, 2021 between the hours of 10:00 am & Noon (floating) for a Celebration of Life.

Clarence was a Moore County native. He was the son of the late, Lloyd Clarence Sutton and Elizabeth Frye Sutton. He worked in textiles for many years and also drove a truck. Clarence loved taking care of his grandbabies. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Jeremy Daniel Sutton; and siblings, Chester, Gloria and Barbara Sutton.

Survivors include his wife of 44 years, Donna Lowe Sutton; children, Clarence “Eddie” Sutton, Jr & wife Christy of Carthage, Jennifer Lori Marie Sutton & husband, Josh Ryder of Carthage, and Olivia Sutton of the home; siblings, Charles Sutton, Betty Dick and Marvin Sutton; nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Fry & Prickett Funeral Home is serving the family.

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Celebration of Life: October 15, 2021 10:00 am - 12:00 pm


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  1. Dear Donna and Family,
    I am sorry for your loss. Donna, you were so wonderful to my sister Ruth. Your mother would be so proud of you. I will keep you and your family in my prayers.
    Your cousin, Faith Harrell

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