Loretta Rose Suttor Sorrells went to her went to her heavenly home on Wednesday, December 28, 2016 at 91. She was born October 27,1925 in Little Rock, Arkansas. She was the first born of Carl Albert Suttor and Loretta Countz Suttor of Little Rock. She was preceded in death by her parents, and her husband, the late Ed Sorrells, as well as her brother, Carl Albert Suttor, and Frances Carson, all of Little Rock.
She leaves a surviving daughter, Barbara Bailey Pool and son-in-law, Charles (Bud) Pool of Bourbonnais, Illinois; two grandchildren, Charles David Pool and Barbara Elizabeth Rucker; and six great-grandchildren, Charles Gunnar Pool, Ainsley Fairchild Pool, Grady Fairchild Pool, Hallie Rose Rucker, Barrett James Rucker, and Benjamin Charles Rucker.
She was employed by the Arkansas Foundry Company, Campa, the Commission for Co-ordination of Higher Educational Finance, and for many years was the assistant to Attorney Marcus Halbrook of the Arkansas Legislative Fiscal Review. She was the director of the summer swim program in Lakewood (NLR). She taught swimming for the blind through the Red Cross at the YWCA. For many years she was a member of the Toast Mistress Club of Little Rock. She attended the University of Arkansas with a major in fine arts and composition and had a magna cum laude standing. She was a member of the Catholic Church.
Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas, 72076. 501-982-3400.