SAN SABA Funeral services for Carolyn Ann Sutton Rudy, 60, of Arlington, will be at be at 4 p.m. today at the Howell-Doran Funeral Home with the Rev. Darrell Alvinshine officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Cemetery.

The family received friends Thursday at the funeral home.

She died Monday, Dec. 10, 2007, at her home.

She was born Nov. 10, 1947, in San Saba, the daughter of Damon Thomas Sutton and Lillie Dale Crim Sutton. She was married to Jim Rudy on Dec. 10, 1972, in Wellington. He preceded her in death on Nov. 19, 1998. She attended the Pentecostal church.

Survivors include three sons, Roy Ellason and his wife Chatti of Arlington, Allen Kirk Ellason of Palestine, and Thomas Dwayne Ellason of Beeville; one daughter, Brandy Rudy and Mike Hammonds of Arlington; 12 grandchildren; three brothers, Aubrel Sutton of Arlington, Larry Sutton and wife Wanda of Kerrville, Tom Sutton and wife Jackie of Del Rio; and one sister, Virginia Gardner of Arlington.

She was preceded in death by one brother and one sister.

The family requests that memorials be made to a favorite charity.