Wesley Sutton

Sunrise: August 5, 1955

Sunset: December 28, 2022

Wesley Sutton, known as “Tom,” transitioned into eternal life on Wednesday, December 28, 2022. He was born on August 08, 1955, in Norfolk County to Golena Sutton and the late William “Fox” Nicholes. Tom was educated in Chesapeake Public Schools; he graduated and shortly after enlisted in the United States Army and served seven years. After his departure from the United States Army, Tom started employment with the Smithsonian Art Museum as a police guard and retired after thirty six years.

He was preceded in death by his father, William Nicholes; his grandparents; Rodney Nicholes, Mary Nicholes; Gilbert Sutton, and Alpine Sutton.

He leaves to cherish his memory; mother, Golena Sutton; daughters; Leronia Sutton, Lenay Sutton and step-daughter, Shauntel Brooks; two brothers Elton Sutton, Benjamin Sutton (Musu Karmara); one nephew Kevin Sutton; two nieces; Benyjah Sutton and Bethany Sutton; one great niece; Kelsey Sutton and
two great nephews; Kevron Sutton and Kameron Sutton; two step-sons Randolph Brooks and Shanenon Brooks; a special friend Linda; two best friends Eddie Lee and Joseph; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Viewing Friday, January 20, 2023 2:00pm - 6:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service 120 West Berkley Avenue Norfolk, VA 23523 Service COME IN PERSON OR WATCH SERVICE LIVE ONLINE Saturday, January 21, 2023 2:00pm Metropolitan Funeral Service Berkley Chapel Interment Albert G. Horton Veteran Cemetery 5310 Milners Road Suffolk, VA 23434

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    Patsy Cannon (Banks) says

    Condolences to the Sutton family and cousins praying that God will strengthen you today and the days to come.

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    Ret. Sgt. Younger Wong says

    My sincere condolences for a long time old friend, Rest In Peace my friend.

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    Gina Lindsey Riddick says

    My condolences to the family. Praying for strength and comfort during this difficult time.

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    Macheal Chapman says

    My condolences to the family, you will be missed Suttie Wuttie….Prayers

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    Elena Brack says

    Praise God!! Thank You Jesus!! For blessing us today.

    My condolences to the families. We all have an empty seat at the dinner table in our hearts.

    Thank Jesus for the time we had together.

    Sister Elena Brack

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