The following August 14, 1924 Lowell Tribune article appeared on page 1, column 4:
Joseph Guy Sutton was born in Jasper County, Ind., over 61 years ago and departed this life, August 6, 1924. He was married to Miss Minnie Belle Smith, November 24, 1901, she passing away November 29, 1916. To this union were born five daughters and one son. He leaves to mourn the loss of a good father and brother, six children, four brothers. Two of the brothers live in Missouri and two live in Lake county.
Funeral services were held last Friday at the home of his brother, Chester Sutton, who lives on the Beach Ridge farm near Range Line, Rev. Arthur Siebens, of Lowell, officiating. Interment in the Alysworth cemetery near Kouts, Ind.