God bless you and may you rest in please I don't know if we were related in any way
Aunt lillian was a funny lady will miss her and always cherish her in my heart. R.i.p Maria@ brianna
We love you Grandma. Thank you for being the best Grandmother in the world. R.I.P
Thank you dear lady.may you rest in peace.
Thank you for all you have done Lillian. Rest In Peace.
Thank you for a job well done. R.i.P.
RIP and thank for your sacrifice
Thank you my sweet lady, little is known about you, but I thank you for what you did many many years ago to help me be able to vote today. R.I.P
THANK YOU FOR A JOB WELL DONE!
TO THE FAMILY,
SHE HAS DONE HER JOB ON THIS EARTH,
SO LET IT BE KNOWN.
MY LADY, TAKE YOUR REST NOW. YOU DESERVE IT. GOD BLESS THIS FAMILY.
Job well done my sister. Peace and blessings to the family.
You were a GREAT LADY! May your legacy live on in our heart! May we continue to fight the fight for Justice for ALL MANKIND!
To God be the glory! Rest in peace, Mrs. Sutson. To the family, her legacy lives on through each of you. Continue to make her proud of you. May God strengthen, comfort and keep you during your hour of bereavement.
God bless the family during this time. My family & I appreciate the changes she helped make.
Thank you and your family.for your courage and strength. God bless and keep you all.
The the Lord for your Service.
Miss Lillian it looks like we are still fighting. I will continue to fight in your place.
Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.
Thank you . Your contribution will always be appreciated.
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.
To the Lillian Bonner Sutton Family my thoughts and prayers go out to you. I did't know her but I appreciate what she did it shows that each of us can make a difference for those around us.
To the Lillian Bonner Sutson family, you are in my thoughts and prayers. Never had the privilage of meeting this courageous lady, yet, I feel as if I knew her. We are better off today because she lived and stood for justice and equality. May the Greatest Comforter be forever by your side.
I will miss you very much auntie.I will miss your visit to the south.You were and always be very special in my life.The things you did to keep our family together will always be remembered.Love you May You Rest In Peace.
What a Legacy. We are a better nation because of like Ms. Sutson. Rest in Peace.
I will miss you auntie. We had good times especially when you danced to the cleanup woman song in Gafney S.C.
Our prayers are with the Sutson family during this difficult time. Your dear mother was a blessing to us. Without her courage, her strength, her part in the struggle, we would still be considered second-class citizens. Surely, your mother is enjoying her heavenly reward now. May God bless you with the peace that passes all understanding.
Thank you for your courage. You paved the way for all of us no matter what our color, gender, or creed.
Thank you for your service! R.I.P.
We were so lucky, to have been able to spend time with such a wonderful woman.God has brought home one of his special Angels.We will never forget the time, laughs and the tears. We will miss you! ...Love the Dubes
Becuse of you and others like you...i have the right to vote for Presidents and Vice Presidents.
My condolences family.
"RIP". Soldier, job well done.
MAY YOU REST IN PEACE.....
Remembered and never forgotten, One of the greatest aunts god has given our family, we will miss u dearly.
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Our loving Creator never intended for us to die and have to endure such pain as we do when we lose a loved one. Soon we will live forever in peace and have everlasting life. (Psalms 37:9-11)
What a wonderful day to look forward to!
Thanks to Lillian Bonner Sutson for paving the way for African American women and men to be able to vote. I didn't know her personally but I will always thank God for people of her stature. May God comfort and strengthen your family through this difficult time and I know you are very proud of her efforts
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Ms Sutson- in your honor we should all exult in our ability to vote in elections. Thank you for the right to go into that booth and make up our own minds.
Your efforts should call forth each of us to get out of our comfort zone and stand up for our selves and our Nation.
Thank you May you rest in peace and may the Holy presence give comfort to your family and loved ones.
To the family of Ms. Lillian Sutson,
May her memories live forever in your hearts and know that the God of comfort is also concerned about the afflicted ones, he promise He will deliver the poor ones crying for help and those who have no helper due to acts of oppression that's taking place under the sun. Eccl.4:1; Ps.72:12
~Z. Davis (Willingboro, NJ)
God Bless You Sweet Soul.
God bless this super woman.
The world lost a courageous woman ! God Bless her. My thoughts & prayers are with Lillian's family & friends.
What a woman! Your fearlessness makes the world a better place. Thank you, Lilly!
Though I did not know Mrs. Sutson, I am so proud to hear of her work for our people. I find it so frightening that so many of the good are going on. Though rightfully, to take their rest, I fear for my children, my grandchildren, and all that are oblivious to our cause. I will remember Mrs. Sutson in my prayers, I thank God for her, and I just know that God's arms were wide open to receive her.
Treasure the memories you have of her, those memories will make you cry, they will make you laugh, and for certain they will bring you peace. From what I have read, your family member was quite a lady; THAT lady will always be with you, to watch over and protect you.
Be Blessed family of Lillian Bonner Sutson, you have much to be proud of.
What a woman!! Thank you for your courage. Because of that courage we now can walk into the voting booth and have our say. Rest well with your Father in heaven now. My prayers and condolences to your family. Be Blessed
My prayers are with the family, also would like to say Thanks to Ms. Sutson for her contribution for paving the way for us.
God Bless and comfort your family during your time of mourning. I appreciate her courageous act of defiance against hate and the bravery she demonstrated when she fought for her right to vote. May we remember her legacy in contributing to the fight for civil rights.
Thanks for your leadership and vision.
To the Sutson Family:
May the Lord continue to bless each of you. I thank God for the courage of your mother/grandmother as well as, the courage of your great grandmother. They were women born before their time. We just don't have hero's like that anymore.
My hope is that the family will come together during this time of sorrow to support one another and share the wonderful memories that made her so great. God provides comfort to grieving ones in this way. So share memories and allow God to comfort you in your time of grief.
Thank you, RIP, we will try to be worthy of your sacrifices to advance racial equality.
A real pioneer of the black voting rights movement...Rest In Peace...your work carries on...
V.Coates Columbus OH
Thank you for all your hard work and giving us the spunk to keep it up.
God Bless you and Rest in Peace.
Thank you, Mrs. Sutson for being a light in the darkness. May your Family and all continue to benefit from your personal sacrifice for justice for all. [A grateful but, displaced Bostonian]
Thank you for your courage to help make a difference.
My heart and prayers are with the family.RIP
God bless those who put the greater good above their own safety and comfort! Thank you Mrs. Sutson for your sacrifice so I may vote alongside my black friends and neighbors to try to make this country a better place to live in.
My sincere condolence to the Sutson's family. May the God of tender mercies comfort you in this difficult time
Family and loved ones you are in my prayers.
It is because of brave African Americans like Ms. Sutson, that we have so many rights in this country today. I hope this will be a reminder that we have rested long enough. She is now resting with the LORD and we must continue to work diligently for social justice.
Celebrating a life well lived. We will cherish the memories forever.
Very sad to read of your Passing. It would have been an Honor to shake your Hand, Great Lady.
Muriel M. Lucas
Thank you and take your rest to our Dear Lady....
Riley and Cerise Johnson
Thank you for all that you have done. Now we can make a different's all because of you. be strong family for she is now with the father. GOD BLESS you know death is our friend.
"Here lived a great Street Sweeper, who swept her job well" MLK, 10/26/1967. I am praying for the comfort of your family as you celebrate Ms. Lillian's life.
My condolences to the family during this sad time. (Psalm 18:2) ~ Nicky
To the family of Lillian Bonner Sutson,
I express my deepest sympathy. May the words of Jeremiah 29:11,12 where God promises to give us thoughts of peace and to listen to our prayers, bring you comfort during this difficult time.
True face of courage who has left the world a better place. Rest in Peace
Another unsung hero. Bless you Mrs. Sutson.
God bless you and your loved ones ~ Rest in peace.
Earth Has No Sorrow That Heaven Cannot Heal. To the family... Know that"To Be Absent From The Body Is To Be Present With The Lord"
Dear Sutson family,
What a long memorable legacy! May you draw strength from God's promises to satisfy the need for true justice. Ps 37:10-11,28,29
Thank God for Mrs. Sutson's and so many other foot soldiers' sacrifices, (from many ethnic backgrounds). May you now claim your eternal reward . Janice L. Cook, Atlanta, Georgia.
You were a true hero, a role model that inspired and helped to begin change. At the age of 12 living in rural GA i knew things had to change. A group of youth from our church drove black men and women to the court house and helped them register to vote. We were determined to get Julian Bond elected to state office. On election day we drove these newly registered voters to the poll. Mr Bond won but he was not allowed to take his seat. We were frustrated and many us us gave up the fight but you did not you kept going every day like the ant movin a mountain and you inspired so many who joined and as a result change has come about there is still more to do but with real hero's like you and Julian Bond in the world to inspire us we can make a change and keep moving foward. Thank you for your your dedication and hardwork. Blessing
You do not have to fight any more sweet Lillian. You made a difference and you stood for the right. Rest in peace until we meet again. You will never be forgotten. You have set a great example for my children.
To the Sutson Family,
My prayers are with you doing this difficult time, on a personal note I did not know Ms. Lillian Bonner Sutson, but I do thank her for her service in fighting discrimination during her lifetime.
Ms. Sutson job well done and I trust that Justice Marshall will met you at 'Heaven Gate'.
God Bless You Lillian. I pray that Heaven appreciates You the same as We do here on Earth....thank You.
so sorry for your loss, may the family fine peace and comfort knowing GOD is with them. Joshua 1:9
My heart and prayers are with the family, may the God of all comfort, comfort you in this time of sorrow.
To the family.I did not have the pleasure of meeting this strong sister,but thank you for sharing her with the world.its because of strong,brave people like her,that we have the right to voice our thoughts and demands to be treated as human beings. still fighting,but your loved one helped paved the way.How proud you must be,to have had such a strong sister,as ms Sutson to be a part of your lives. Bless you all. and thank you,for sharing her with the world. "God Bless"
May your hearts soon be filled with joyful times together with Lillian as you celebrate a life well lived. May God continue to bless and strengthen the family.
May she have peace knowing her cause/rights that she fought for will be realized under Gods kingdom in the near future,everyone will dwell together in unity. Neither shall they learn war anymore.
My condolences to the family, my thoughts be with you.
in God's care rest in peace
Rest In Peace dear lady and thank you for your efforts .
Her personal sacrifice should never be forgotten. Rest in Jesus strong soldier, and home girl!
With Deepest Sympathy...
Bishop W. Bill Watson
Where Gonna Miss U Grandma Jones. Always Loved Never Forgotten From The Jones Family
It was an honor to meet her and all of you. Thank you for letting us help take care of her. Incredible woman.
Thank you Mrs. Sutson for making a difference in all of our lives.You were strong, fearless, and determine to shut down voting discrimination. Rest In Peace.
The stand for justice in a difficult period was greatly appreciated. It took determination but most of all courage. I look forward to the promised time of peace and justice for all on the earth as He has promised.
May she now rest in eternal peace.
THANK YOU...May you Rest With God.
Thnaks for your sacrificies. My condolences to your family and hopefully they are carrying on your legacy.
You have been blessed and is now in Gods hands. Thanks for seeking justice for all and know that your efforts were not in vain we have gained knowledge from your work! Just when we thought it was getting better.
It is an honor to read about a legend such as this lady. She bridge freedom for so many of our people and I thank her. I did not have the pleasure of meeting her, but it was good to read of her works. Her family has our sympathy and love.
Condolences, thoughts and prayers are with Ms. Sutson's family. May God, the hearer of prayer. comfort you during this time of sorrow.
She was a brave woman. May the peace that only God can provide comfort you at this time. Philipians 4:6 &7.
May you find true comfort from our Heavenly Father. Sorry to hear of your loss.