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Olin Martin Butts
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Birth: Nov. 8, 1897
Allen County
Kansas, USA
Death: Feb. 12, 1982
Allen County
Kansas, USA


Olin Butts

Olin M. Butts, 84, of 609 N. Second died Friday, Feb. 12, at Allen County Hospital. He had been ill the past 10 days.

Mr. Butts was born Nov, 8, 1897 near Humboldt, the son of Martin and Clara (Lash) Butts. He attended the Maple Grove School.

On Dec. 22, 1915, Mr. Butts was married to Lulu A. Brightley in Iola. They farmed near Humboldt until moving to Ellis County, Okla., in 1920. They lived and farmed in that area-until 1937 when they returned to Iola. Mr. Butts was also a carpenter until his retirement.

Mrs. Butts preceded her husband in death March 15, 1980.

He was a member of the Church of the Nazarene.

Mr. Butts is survived by three sons; two daughters; a sister; 15 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by a son, Lavern; a brother, Jasper Butts; and three sisters, Edna Butts, Edith Thompson and Maggie Thompson.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 15, at Friskel Memorial Chapel, with the Rev. Dan Snowbarger officiating. Tuesday, Feb. 16, at 2 p.m. graveside services will be held in the Higgins Cemetery, Higgins, Texas. The Rev. Duane Matlock will officiate.

Memorials may be made, to the Church of the Nazarene and may be left at the church or Waugh-Yokum and Friskel Memorial Chapels Inc., which is in charge of arrangements.
Family links: 
  Martin Butts (1859 - 1897)
  Clarinda Jane Lash Butts (1859 - 1941)
  Lulu A Brightley Butts (1897 - 1980)
  LaVerne O Butts (1919 - 1921)*
  Jasper A Butts (1882 - 1894)*
  Minnie Izora Butts Cation (1890 - 1983)*
  Lena Florence Butts (1894 - 1897)*
  Olin Martin Butts (1897 - 1982)
*Calculated relationship
Higgins Cemetery
Lipscomb County
Texas, USA
Created by: EFRay
Record added: May 23, 2011
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Olin Martin Butts
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 Added: Oct. 16, 2012

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 Added: May. 23, 2011

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