Suzanne Jo Duval-Renton, 71, passed away on Friday, September 4, 2020.

Mrs. Duval-Renton was born in Waukegan, Illinois, a daughter to the late Joseph Rhodes Duval and the late Myrtle Barr Duval. Suzanne was a degreed fine artist, graduating from Northern Illinois University with a Bachelor of Fine Art. She was an accomplished painter and sculptor having won several regional art show awards.

She was a wonderful, magical mother and willing, supportive partner in her marriage. Suzanne worked as a graphic artist in Boston for a number of years, completing successful collateral material for advertising campaigns in that market. Suzanne loved life and what it brought her way no matter the situation. She was an inspiration.

Survivors include her husband, Craig Stevenson Renton, Jefferson; and daughter, Dana Christine Renton, Atlanta.

A private family memorial service will be held on a later date.

Evans Funeral Home, Jefferson, 706-367-5467. Online condolences at

Published by MainStreet Newspapers, Inc.

Week of September 13-19

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