Source: The obituary is from a collection of newspaper (paper names not recorded) obituaries saved, by Fauniel Hershberger, during the 1950's, 60's, 70's and 80's. She was a life long resident of Fountain County Indiana. The collection is now housed at Crawfordsville District Public Library.
CAYUGA, Ind. (CNS) -- Mervin Sutton, 69, a former resident of Cayuga, died Tuesday (March 24, 1970) at his home in Petersburg, Ind. He had been ill some time. Born March 23, 1901, in Warren County, he was the son of Wesley and Myrtle Armstrong Sutton. He was preceded in death by his wife. Survivors include a daughter, Miss Kathryn Sutton of West Lebanon; a brother, Lawrence of Danville, Ill.; and two sisters, Mrs. Barbara Bruce of Bloomington and Mrs. Grace Zimmerman of Arizona. Services will be at 2 p.m. EST Friday at the Watson Funeral Home. The Rev. Alva High will officiate. Burial will be in Miller Cemetery. The body is at the funeral home. Friends will be received after 5 p.m. today. --typed by Walt W