Rachel Walker Sutton died March 19, 2009 in the healthcare center in Westminister Canterbury in Richmond, as the result of cancer. She is survived by her husband of 57 years Rev. Charles E. Sutton, formerly of Dublin; one son Charles W. Sutton and wife Kim of Columbia, S.C.; one daughter Martha and David Wild of Richmond; and four grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life was held Wednesday, March 25 at Westminister Canterbury. Cremains were buried Sunday, March 29 at Elon Presbyterian Cemetery, Elon. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Fellowship Fund at Westminister Canterbury, 1500 Westbrook Ct., Richmond, Va. 23227. Tentatively, Rev. Sutton will meet friends at Dublin Presbyterian Church Wednesday, April 1 at 3 p.m.