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Harry Gobel Butterworth
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Birth: Feb. 23, 1901
Kentucky, USA
Death: Oct. 17, 1936
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA

Harry Butterworth, age 35, died Saturday at 9 a.m. In the St. Joseph hospital, Memphis, following an illness of three weeks. He underwent an appendicitis operation on September 26. Funeral services were conducted Sunday afternoon from the First Methodist Church in Fulton by Rev. E. M. Mathis. Interment followed in Fairview Cemetery.

Mr. Butterworth formerly resided in Fulton and had many friends here. For nearly two decades he had been a valued employee of the Illinois Central System, with which company he started in 1917 as a clerk in the mailing department of the superintendent's office here. At the time of death he was assistant timekeeper with the Accountant's Bureau ot Memphis, where he was transferred in 1930.

Deceased is survived by his widow; a daughter, Jean Marie; his mother, Mrs. N. B. Butterworth; three brothers, G. B. Butterworth of Fulton, Noble Butterworth of Paducah, Henry Butterworth of Rush Run, W. Va; an aunt, Mrs. W. L. Barber of Fulton.

He was a member of the First Methodist church and the Elks Club of Fulton, and while residing here participated in various social and community activities. He leaves many friends who will miss him, and extend sympathy to the bereaved family.

The Fulton County News [Ky], Friday, October 23, 1936, p. 1

 
 
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 Parents:
  Napoleon B. Butterworth (1846 - 1918)
  Elkin Butterworth (1876 - 1954)
 
 Children:
  Jean Marie Butterworth Barcafer (1926 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Shellie Butterworth Brisendine (1870 - 1940)**
  Noble Limuel Butterworth (1895 - 1958)*
  Goldy Burrous Butterworth (1897 - 1971)*
  Harry Gobel Butterworth (1901 - 1936)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Fairview Cemetery
Fulton
Fulton County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Valice Raffi
Record added: Jun 29, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 92775589
Harry Gobel Butterworth
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Harry Gobel Butterworth
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Harry Gobel Butterworth
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