Joan Larie Sutton (nee Riffey) was born in Louisville, KY but lived most of her life in Brazil with her missionary parents. She began the study of violin at the age of ten, continuing her studies at Baylor University. She earned a Masters Degree in sacred music at Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville. She married William Boyd Sutton and together they worked in Brazil. She translated many hymns into Portuguese.… Go to person page >
Copyright 1977 Lanny Wolfe Music/ASCAP. All rights reserved. International copyright secured. Used by permission Pathway Press, Cleveland, Tennessee.; Copyright translation 1990 Joan L. Sutton. Used by permission.