Oxford Woman Dies At Farm Residence

Funeral Held Tuesday For Mrs. Eliza Sutton of This Place

Mrs. Eliza E. Sutton, 75 years of age, died at 7 p.m. Friday, January 22nd at her farm home residence following a two days illness of acute indigestion.

She was born January 10, 1857 in Oxford Township and has spent most of her life in this community, having been a resident of this township for the past forty-two years. 

On October 12, 1881 at Lake Orion, she was united in marriage to Lewis J. Sutton of that place.  She was a member of the Lake Orion Baptist Church.  She is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Mattie Brodt, at home; three sisters, Mrs. Emma C. Howe, of this place; Mrs. John E. Arnold, of Lake Orion; Mrs. Maggie Carpenter, of Detroit; also a brother, Norman Struble, of Oxford Township.

Funeral services were held Tuesday afternoon at 2 p.m. at the residence with Rev. F.R. Walker, of Orion, officiating.  Fred H. Allen had charge of funeral arrangements.  Burial was made in the Lake Orion East Lawn cemetery.

Source: Oxford Leader, January 29, 1932. 

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