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Sylvia Bumgardner Sutton
Sylvia Bumgardner Sutton

Sylvia Bumgardner Sutton, 78, of Wilmington, died Sunday, February 28, 2016, at her residence.

She was born on March 23, 1937, the daughter of the late Thomas and Estelle Lazenby Bumgardner. Also remembered are two brothers, Ted and Jim Bumgardner, who preceded her in death.

Sylvia was a member of Sunset Park Baptist Church. She will be remembered by her family as a loving wife, mother and grandmother.

Survivors include her husband of 61 years, Roy Glenn Sutton; two sons, Andrew Alan Sutton, and wife Lauren, and Jeffrey Glenn Sutton, and wife Lori, all of Wilmington; and four grandchildren, Emilee, Hunter, Jeffrey and Zachary.

The family will receive friends beginning at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 3, followed by funeral services beginning at 11 a.m. at Bethany Presbyterian Church on Castle Hayne Road. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park.

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