Thomas Lee Stutz, 71
by Halei Lamb | May 30, 2018 11:01 am
Funeral services for Thomas Lee Stutz, 71, of Adrian were held Monday, May 28, 2018, at 4 p.m. at Norristown Revival Center with Reverends Jack Stafford, Darrell Stafford, and Larry Stafford officiating.Interemnt followed in the Mt. Zion Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery. He passed away Saturday, May 26, 2018, at Piedmont Atlanta Hospital following an extended illness.
Mr. Thomas Lee Stutz was born May 18, 1947, in Kankakee, Illinois to the late Edward Stutz and Leah Hope Thomas Stutz. He served in the United States Army with the 82nd Airborne Division. After the army, Stutz moved south in 1973. In 1981, he went to work for Plant Vogle working in nuclear maintenance until retiring in 2007. He enjoyed painting, woodcarving, fishing, hunting, restoring old cars, and was an avid race fan. Stutz was a member of the Main Street Cruisers, and a member of Norristown Revival Center for 36 years.
Survivors include his wife, Judy A. Stutz of Adrian; daughters, Melissa (Ronnie) Colson of Guyton, Kimberly (Shannon) Stapleton of Kite, and Angela (Reid) Howell of Soperton; sons, Tommy Stutz of Counce, Tennessee, Joel (Stacy) Stutz of Adrian, and Charles (Holly) Stutz of Dublin, brothers, John (Karen) Matysik of Russell, Illinoism and Bill Stutz of Freeman Spur, Illinois; sisters, Wendy Mitchell of West Frankfort, Illinois, Mary Stutz of Marion, Illinois, and Ruthie (Don) Shubert of Royalton, Illinois; 19 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, and friends.
Pallbearers were Arlie Foxworth, Jason Mitchell, Peter Askew, Matt Collins, Robbie Urban, and Joseph Foxworth. Honorary pallbearers were Randy Lowery, Ronnie Colson, and Jimmy Brown.
Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro was in charge of arrangements.