Sutfin, now retired from his position as president of Aerial Bouquets, was recognized for nearly 20 years of service as a member of the board, having first been named in October, 1994.
"Piggott Community Hospital is so appreciative of Cord's service, he contributed greatly to the success of the facility during his time on the board," noted hospital executive director James L. Magee.
Taking part in the presentation were, Keith Crittenden, who replaced Sutfin on the board, Magee and board chairman Danny Brown.
"While we appreciate having Keith on the board now, we will miss Cord and all of his contributions" Magee added. "But, we understand that he would like to have more time to enjoy his retirement."
The remaining members of the board are Paula O. Blackwell, Guy Brinkley, Jr. and Tom Sneed.