Funeral service will be 12:00 Noon, Monday, April 1, 2019, at New Bethel Baptist Church for Mrs. Mary E. “Cookie” Sutton, 76, Youngstown, departed this life on Sunday, March 24, 2019 at her residence.
Mrs Sutton was born October 15, 1942, in Youngstown, a daughter of Shade and Ida M. Tharpe Burney.
She was a respiratory therapist at Southside Hospital and a member and financial secretary of the Lilly Grove Baptist Church. She was a former member of the Christian Life Church.
She leaves her husband, Rev. Nathaniel DuBose, pastor of the Lilly Grove Baptist Church; a son, Mark Burney, Sr.; a sister, Jennevia (Jerome) Hartley; special nephews, Jerome Hartley, Jr. and Jason A. Hartley; seven grandchildren and a host of great-grandchildren and other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Katherine Hartley and a brother, Melvin Burney.
Friends may call from 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 Noon at the church prior to the service.
Arrangements are being handled by the F. D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home, Inc.
A television tribute will air Monday, April 1 at the following approximate times: 6:41 a.m. WYTV and 8:41 a.m. MyYTV and 9:58 a.m. on FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.