Ranger Exes Memorial - RHS Class of 1952 RJC

Gene Sutton HOWARD EUGENE "GENE"SUTTON, 80, formerly of Seguin, TX passed away May 24, 2016 in Kerrville, TX. The son of Charlie Lee Sutton & Ruby Archula Abel Sutton, Gene was born on July 3, 1935 in Ranger, TX. He attended Ranger High School in the Class of 1952. He discovered his love of music early in life & enjoyed playing, directing and teaching music. Gene retired from S&H Green Stamps then went on to other business ventures. Although he had many interests, most important to Gene was his faith in the Lord, his relation- ships with family and friends, & helping others. Gene married his high school sweetheart, Sara Beth King (RHS-1953) and raised 3 children. After Sara Beth's death in 1987, Gene married Erma Mullins, with whom he spent the remainder of his life. They were active in church, enjoyed the beauty of the Texas Hill Country and traveling to visit loved ones. Gene?s final act of kindness was donating his body to science. Survivors include Erma Mullins-Sutton, sister Pat Banks, children Bass and Amy Sutton of Missoula, MT, Bart and Pam Sutton of Seguin TX, and Patty Beth and Paul Fritz of Seguin TX; grandchildren Kolin, Sara and Hunter Sutton, Justin, Zach and Beau Sutton and Jared and Brice Reusink; great- grandchildren Sawyer Sutton, Amberlee Beth Reusink, Charlie Sutton and Izach Sutton; Erma's children Mac, Mike, Muldoon, McGraw Mullins & Molly Mullins Burney, their children & grandchildren, and several other step-grandchildren and great-grandchildren, all of whom will miss him dearly. His brother was Oscar D. Sutton (RHS-1950)