Ms. Peggy June Sutton, 81, of Stillmore, passed away Sunday, June 6, 2021, at her residence following an extended illness. Graveside service was held Tuesday, June 8, at 11 a.m., at Sim Warren cemetery. The family received friends from 10 to 10:45 a.m. Tuesday, June 8, at Chapman Funeral Home.
Pallbearers were Matt Lamb, Mark Dawkins, Zach Appleby, David Cole, Ben Anderson, Sutton Kemp, Dawda Njie, and Kerry Sowell.
Ms. Sutton was born February 26, 1940, in Stillmore, to the late Agie Sutton and Marie Hammock Sutton. She loved the Braves, Jeopardy (especially being able to answer the last question correctly), and reading. In a humble and God-fearing way, she was very proud of being an elder of the Presbyterian church. Ms. Sutton is preceded in death by her parents; sister, Judy Cole; brothers-in-law, Bobby Sowell and Sonny Morgan, Jr.; son-in-law, John Van-Epps; and grandson, Cole Van-Epps.
Survivors include her daughters, Kym Van-Epps and Kelly Butler (Robert Wren), both of Stillmore; granddaughters, Brandy (Matt) Lamb, Brittany (Mark) Dawkins, and Rachel (Zach) Appleby; great-grandchildren, Alaya Hudson, Aubrey Hudson, Chloe Dawkins, and Brantley Dawkins; sisters, Mary “Pup” Morgan and Jenny Sowell; brother-in-law, Gale Cole; several nieces, nephews, and many friends.
Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro was in charge of arrangements.