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POQUOSON - William L. "Bill" Sutton, 86, a native of Edenton, NC, and Poquoson resident for 47 years, passed away Sunday, December 30, 2012. He retired in 1985 from IBM Corporation after 29 years of service, and was known in Poquoson as "Mr. Fix-It" for small project repair work. He was a decorated WWII Navy veteran, and then served many years in the Navy Reserves, Air Force Reserves, and Coast Guard Reserves. Bill was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters. He is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Martha; two sons, William R. Sutton & wife, Loretta, and James L. Sutton; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and one sister. A graveside service will be held Friday, 2:00 PM, at Hampton-Veterans Memorial Gardens, Hampton, by Rev. Carol Bookwalter, with Navy honors. Memorial contributions may be made to the Poquoson Volunteer Fire & Rescue Squad, P. O. Box 2099, Poquoson, VA, 23662. Online condolences to www.claytorrollins.com . Claytor Rollins Funeral Home, Poquoson, is in charge of arrangements.
Published in Daily Press on Jan. 1, 2013
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