Joyce Faye Sutton

Joyce Faye Sutton of Portland, TX was born on December 21, 1931 in Pct. 4,  Karnes County, Texas to Ruth McMurray Yeater and Tom S. Yeater and passed away on March 22, 2021 at the Bluebonnet Nursing Home at the age of 89. Joyce worked for Southwestern Bell(AT&T) as a Switch Board Operator for over 33 years. She is survived by her son: James C. (Barbara)  Sutton of Kenedy, TX; her daughter: Shirley L. Sutton of San Antonio, TX; three grandchildren: James D. (Melissa) Sutton of Kenedy,TX, Jennifer Sutton of Kenedy,TX Kimberly (Chris) Ellis of TN; six grandchildren: Korie, Sean, Saren, Cass, Kalista, and Claire. She was the last of her siblings and is also survived by nieces, nephews, and other relatives. Mrs. Sutton’s wishes were to be cremated and there will be a Graveside Service will be held  on April 12, 2021 at 11:00.m. at Kenedy Cemetery with Chris Ellis officiating. Inurnment to follow. Reception at the Kenedy City Hall.