John Sutherland

John Austin Sutherland

December 18, 1954 - July 1, 2019
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John Austin "Buzzy" Sutherland passed away peacefully on July 01, 2019 in Vilonia, Arkansas at the age of 64. John was born on December 18, 1954 in St. Louis, Missouri to Joseph Buford and Cora Jewel (Wilson) Sutherland.  John is survived by his wife of 39 years, Sandra Sutherland of the home, two daughters, Michelle Williamson (Daniel) of Vilonia; Natasha Welch (Shane) of Vilonia; two sons, John Austin Sutherland, Jr. of Conway; Justin Sutherland of Vilonia; two sisters, Ruby Whitmire (Brian) of Mabelvale; Brenda Wyles of Vilonia; one brother, William Randall Sutherland of Vilonia; ten grandchildren, one great-granchild, and a host of extended family and friends He is preceded in death by his parents, two sons, William Sutherland and Jonathan Sutherland; one brother, Kenneth Sutherland, and a sister, Joann Mooney. A funeral is scheduled for 11:00 AM Saturday, July 6th, 2019 at Viliona First Assembly of God with Brother John Wimberly officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service also at the church. Pallbearers are Justin Sutherland, Austin Welch, Tony Grivet, John Hale, Mike Martin, Sr., John Shepherd, Brian Whitmire, Gary Wilson, and Roy Davis. Burial will follow at Beryl Cemetery.  Arrangements are under the care and direction of Vilonia Funeral Home 1134 Main Street Vilonia, AR 72173. Sign the online guestbook at
Saturday July 6, 2019 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM Viliona First Assembly
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Saturday July 6, 2019 11:00 AM Viliona First Assembly
Interment following funeral service
Saturday July 6, 2019 Beryl Cemetery Hwy. 64 Vilonia, AR 72173
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Phil Thompson

Posted at 12:00am
Sorry to hear about the loss of my friend from many years ago.  Even though we lost touch, I have never forgotten Buzzy and his family.  May God bless you and give you strength in your loss.


Posted at 12:00am
Dad I miss u so much! I never in a million years thought this would be this hard to deal with.  I love u to the moon and back a billion times... Until we meet again ???

Steve (Nobody) Browning

Posted at 12:00am
RIP my friend. Im thankful for the good times running to Springfield with you.

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Posted at 12:00am
A Croton was ordered on July 5, 2019

Stacey Miller

Posted at 12:00am
Buzzy, we sure miss you at Estes Express. Prayers for your family to find peace during this difficult time.   

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