Goodloe Sutton Age, Wife, Biography, Family, Kids, Net worth & More

Goodloe Sutton

Goodloe Sutton (born in 1939) is an American Former Journalist, Owner, Editor, and Publisher of The Democrat-Reporter from Linden, Alabama. On February 14, 2019, he penned an editorial titled “Klan needs to ride again“. Furthermore, Sutton called for the return of the KKK to clean out Washington D.C. with lynching.

The Klan is an American white supremacist hate group. Moreover, Goodloe received a lot of hate for his article. On Tuesday afternoon, February 19, 2019, the University of Southern Mississippi’s journalism department removed him from the Journalism Hall of Fame.

Goodloe Sutton American Former Journalist, Owner, Editor, and Publisher of The Democrat-Reporter

In addition, they stated that the University has excluded an Alabama newspaper editor from its Hall of Fame after controversial news.

The editorial headed to calls on Sutton to resign by Senator Doug Jones. In fact, many other local politicians said that they were not shocked by the comments. Goodloe Sutton’s post was first seen and shared by the student-run Auburn Plainsman.

Moreover, in the past, Sutton was previously criticized for writing racist headlines. But those articles did not get as much notice.

Goodloe Sutton's controversial post on his newspaper

Earlier, he wrote about NFL players taking a knee in a 2017 editorial. The article stated very shocking statements about slaves donning master’s robes.


Profile, Parents & Early Life

Goodloe Sutton wiki and bio

This editor was born in 1939 in Linden, Alabama, United States. At present, Goodloe Sutton’s age is 79 years old. His newspaper “The Democrat-Reporter” is a local weekly newspaper in Linden.

It was founded from the merger of the Linden Reporter and the Marengo Democrat in 1911. Furthermore, Goodloe inherited the company from his father in 1985. The former journalist graduated from The University of Southern Mississippi.

Moreover, his wife, Jean Sutton, was also the student of Southern Miss. They tied the knot with each other a while back. The couple also shared children together but we have no information about them.

In addition, Jean also worked as a journalist. Goodloe and his spouse started their career at “The Student Printz”. Sutton worked as an executive editor and Jean was a business manager. In 2003, Mrs. Sutton passed away due to health issues.


Trivia & Quick Info

Real Full Birth NameGoodloe Sutton.
Nick nameGoodloe.
ProfessionFormer Journalist, Owner, Editor, and Publisher of The Democrat-Reporter.
In the news forpublishing a controversial article about the return of KKK.
Age (As of 2018)79 years old.
Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday1939.
Birthplace/HometownLinden, Alabama, United States.
Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)not available.
EthnicityWhite Caucasian Descent.
Current ResidenceLinden, Alabama, United States.
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5' 8".
Centimeters: 175 cm.
Meters: 1.75 m.
WeightKilograms: 79 Kg.
Pounds: 174 lbs.
Biceps Size16.
Body Measurements (Chest-waist-hips)42-34-38.
Shoe Size (US)8.
Tattoo details?Will Update.
Eye ColorBlue.
Hair ColorWhite.
ParentsFather: Name not available.
SiblingsNot found.
Famous RelativesGrandparents:
Personal Life Relationship
Marital StatusWidower.
Dating History?Unknown.
Wife/Spouse NameJean Sutton.
SonName not available.
DaughterWill update.
Highest QualificationGraduate.
SchoolHigh School.
College/ UniversityThe University of Southern Mississippi.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Tom Hanks.
Actress: Meryl Streep.
Dream Holiday DestinationParis.
Favorite ColorWhite.
Love to doReading.
Favorite FoodItalian Cuisine.
Net worth (approx.)$1.2 Million US dollars (As of 2018).
Annual Income & EarningsUnder Review.
Contact Details
Office AddressNot Known
Home DetailsWill Update.
Mobile or Phone NumberN.A.
Email AddressNot found.
Official WebsiteNone.


Some Lesser Known Facts about Goodloe Sutton

Goodloe Sutton age, height, and weight

  • He and his former partner joined The Democrat-Reporter in 1964. Goodloe worked as editor and Jean was a reporter.
  • They also established and owned various local newspapers in Camden, Demopolis, Thomasville, and Sumter County.
  • Financial Details: The estimated Net worth of Goodloe Sutton is $1.2 million US Dollars.
  • Sutton also remained a Vestavia Hills Chamber of Commerce member.

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  • Moreover, in 2005, he pleaded guilty to driving under the influence.
  • Later, the publisher said that he arrested because of his paper’s writing on local corruption in the sheriff’s office.
  • His height is 5 Feet 8 Inches (175 centimeters) and weighs 79 kilograms (174 Pound) approximately.



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