Allen “Dale” Suttles, 47, of Shobonier, died at 8:31 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 12, 2009, at Fayette County Hospital in Vandalia.
The body was cremated, at the family’s request. No services were scheduled. Hohlt & File Funeral Home in Vandalia was in charge of arrangements. Memorials: The family.
Mr. Suttles was born on Sept. 19, 1962, in East Chicago, Ind., the son of Jesse and Mary Greene Suttles.
He was a bus driver for FAYCO Enterprises, a member of First Baptist Church in Dyer, Ind., and a National Guard veteran.
He is survived by a son, Benjamin Suttles with the U.S. Marine Corps in Afghanistan; daughter, Amanda Suttles of Hendersonville, N.C.; father, of Shobonier; mother, of Shobonier; and sister, Carrol Kerr of Shobonier.