Former Camdenton substitute teacher; St. Louis Cardinals and Mizzou tigers fan
Fay Sutton Chilton, 80, of Camdenton, Mo., died Friday, April 15, 2011, in Scottsdale, Ariz., after a lengthy illness. She was born Nov. 8, 1930, in Brunot, Mo., the daughter of Paul Clarence Sutton and Mapel Russell Sutton. Fay was one of six siblings, four of whom still survive. On June 25, 1950, she married Leon Chilton in Ellington, Mo.
Fay was a substitute teacher for many years in the Camdenton school system. Fay loved to travel and quilt. She was an avid fan of the St. Louis Cardinals and the University of Missouri-Columbia Tigers and, above all, loved her family very much. She was a resident of Camdenton since 1956 and a member of the First Baptist Church of Camdenton.
Fay is survived by her son, Stephen, her daughter, Jeanette, her son, Alan, and his wife, Donna, her son, Michael, and his wife, Asako, and her son, Keith, and his wife, Julianna, four granddaughters and five grandsons.
Fay was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Leon, her parents, one brother, Russell Paul Sutton, and her daughter-in-law, Patricia Dean Chilton.
Services will be held Friday, April 22, at Hedges-Scott Funeral Home in Camdenton, Mo., with visitation at 9 a.m. and services at 10 a.m. Burial will be at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield, Mo.
Expressions of Sympathy may be forwarded to the family at www.hedgesscottfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements have been placed under the care of Hedges-Scott Funeral Home, Camdenton, Mo.