Eddie Lee Sutton

Name: Eddie Lee Sutton (Davis)
Birth Date: December 28, 1916
Birth Place: Pine Bluff Arkansas, USA
Death Date: 1991


Eddie Lee Sutton (1916-1991) worked as a speech therapist at Foster School. She founded Learning How to Learn and a publishing company, Jaens-Del Publishing (now Sutton & Sutton Publishing) to publish materials to help with speech problems. She also did research on the education gap prior to Brown v. Board of Education.

Father: Edward Davis
Mother: Cody Laverne
Education: Northwestern University: Masters in Speech Re-Education, 1946. University of Arkansas, Pine Bluff: Language Arts, 1938.
Years in Evanston: 1944

Sources: "Shorefront" Vol. 5 No.3 Spring 2004