Larry grew up in the Mountain Grove and Lebanon, Missouri, communities and attended Lebanon High School. Larry was fourth out of six boys. He and his brothers grew up enjoying country living. Larry greatly enjoyed hunting and fishing and watching “Andy Griffith” on television. He also enjoyed traveling, especially trips taken to Florida with his kids. When his daughter was young, he made many trips to Tennessee for cancer treatments for his daughter. He loved his family very much and treasured time spent together with his immediate family as well as his extended family.
Larry was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Fred and Eunice Sutton, and his maternal grandparents, Raymond Peacock and Ruby Gray.
He is survived by one son, Jeremy Sutton of Lebanon, Missouri; one daughter, Brittany Sutton of Mountain Grove, Missouri; his parents, Larry and Evelyn Sutton of West Plains, Missouri; five brothers, Raymond Sutton and wife Debbie of West Plains, Rodney Sutton and his wife Louella of Lynchburg, Missouri, Freddie Sutton and wife Debbie of Nebo, Missouri, Marion Joseph Sutton of Lebanon, and Robert Sutton and wife Ann of Lebanon; three grandchildren, Skylar James, Brayden Jeremiah, and Khloe Madison Sutton; many nieces and nephews, and a host of other relatives and friends who will greatly miss him.
Memorial services were held Saturday, April 7, 2018, at 10:00 a.m. at Craig-Hurtt Funeral Home with Pastor Steve Spencer officiating. Song selections were “The Fishin’ Hole,” “Amazing Grace,” I’ll Fly Away,” “Will The Circle Be Unbroken,” and “Thank You.” Memorial contributions may be made to the family to help with expenses c/o the funeral home. Cremation was under the direction of Craig-Hurtt Funeral Home, Mountain Grove.