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Evelyn Sutton

September 22, 1931 November 26, 2018
Evelyn Sutton
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Sister Evelyn Muhammad 87 years of age born on September 22nd 1931, she was the last of 7 children. Sister Evelyn was pre deceased by her husband Brother Theodore "Teddy" Muhammad. Sister Evelyn was born to her mother the late Ola Norris Williford and father Doc Williford.

Sister Evelyn lived in Anderson, South Carolina until the age of 18. Sister Evelyn and her twin sister Eleanor fled to Asheville, North Carolina where they went to an all girls school for 4 years.

Sister Evelyn moved to Connecticut 5 months after her sister Eleanor in 1952 "definitely, 2 peas in a pod". Sister Evelyn lived a very fruitful life she is a member of the nation of Islam for over 50 years, she was known as Mother Evelyn at Muhammad Mosque #41, she was a devout student and taught the sister's what it meant to be in a sisterhood.

She had a great sense of humor, she emphasized the importance of love she always said love Allah and each other, she had so much love that it stretched beyond.... she made every morsel of food with love, she shared  so much spiritually mentally and physically. Sister Evelyn  was full. Allah blessed her to witness the coming of Allah in Master Fard Muhammad the birth of the risen Christ the Honorable Elijah Muhammad and the resurrection of our nation under the guidance of the Honorable Minister Louis Farrakhan.

Sister Evelyn  was predeceased by all of her siblings: 3 brothers, Albert, James and Eugene Williford, 3sisters Cathleen Clinkscales, Betty Williford and Eleanor Williford DeShields.  Sister Evelyn leaves to cherish her lovely niece Dianne Deshields who has cared for her compassionately and tirelessly for the past 11 years.  Sister Evelyn has a host of nieces  nephews, great ,great grand nieces and nephews, cousins and friends to whom she was very dear to.  Sister Evelyn was the epitome of an MGT & GCC,  Muslim Girl Training and General Civilization Class we salute you!


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Visitation

Friday

30

Nov

10:00 AM 11/30/2018 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 11/30/2018 11:00:00 AM
Morton's Mortuary

25 Margaret E. Morton Lane
Bridgeport, CT 06607

Morton's Mortuary
25 Margaret E. Morton Lane Bridgeport 06607 CT
United States

Service

Friday

30

Nov

11:00 AM 11/30/2018 11:00:00 AM
Morton's Mortuary

25 Margaret E. Morton Lane
Bridgeport, CT 06607

Minister Thomas Muhammad, officiating.

Morton's Mortuary
25 Margaret E. Morton Lane Bridgeport 06607 CT
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Lakeview Cemetery Final Resting Place

885 Boston Ave.
Bridgeport, CT 06610

885 Boston Ave. Bridgeport 06610 CT
United States
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