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Dene Sutton

May 29, 1945 — January 15, 2021

Dene Bottoms Sutton, 75, of Elm City, died Friday, January 15, 2021.

A service will be held 2:00 PM, Friday, January 22, at Cedar Grove Cemetery, Elm City.

Dene was preceded in death by her husband, James Melvin Sutton; parents, A. Berry “Curly” Bottoms, Jr. and Myra Winstead Bottoms; brother and sister-in-law, Jimmy and Martha Jo Bottoms.

Dene survived by her beloved sister, Gloria Kathryn Bottoms of Rocky Mount; devoted nephew, Brenten Bottoms of Goldsboro; brothers, Henry Bottoms (Tammie) and Berry Bottoms of Elm City; several nieces and nephews and several great-nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Animal Crackers, PO Box 8860, Rocky Mount, NC 27804 or

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