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Essie Gladys Rigney Butler
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Birth: Apr. 21, 1904
Cordell
Washita County
Oklahoma, USA
Death: Mar. 22, 1986
Fulton County
Georgia, USA

Essie Gladys, daughter of James and Mattie Rigney, moved from Oklahoma to Florida at a young age with her parents, two brothers and one sister. She was married to Samuel Ford Butler on Feb. 1, 1930 at Miami, FL. To this union were born four children. After living many years in Coral Gables and Clermont, FL, Sam and Essie moved to Duluth, GA to be near a daughter.

Mrs. Butler passed from this life at Atlanta and was laid to rest at Reidsville City Cemetery, Reidsville, Tattnall County, GA. Surviving to mourn her loss were her husband, Sam, of the home, two daughters, DeLois Butler and Lorraine Howard and her husband, Carl, two sons, Cranston and Frank, three grandchildren, Brenda Howard and Troy and Debbie Butler, two brothers, Elza and Harry, both of Florida, and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, an infant brother, an infant sister, one other sister, Pearl (Mrs. Kirk) Latimer, Foss, OK, and one grandson, Steve Howard, a brother-in-law, Kirk Latimer, and a sister-in-law, Kathleen (Mrs. Harry) Rigney. 
 
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 Parents:
  James William Rigney (1870 - 1944)
  Mattie Lee Keeton Rigney (1874 - 1943)
 
 Spouse:
  Samuel Ford Butler (1902 - 1991)*
 
 Children:
  Delois Anza Butler Risinger (1931 - 1997)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Edgar Rigney (1895 - 1900)*
  Edna Pearl Rigney Latimer (1898 - 1975)*
  Jennie Mae Rigney (1900 - 1901)*
  Elza Samuel Rigney (1902 - 1991)*
  Essie Gladys Rigney Butler (1904 - 1986)
  Harry Lee Rigney (1910 - 2001)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Reidsville City Cemetery
Reidsville
Tattnall County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Wenona Dunn
Record added: Jul 31, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28678547
Essie Gladys <i>Rigney</i> Butler
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Essie Gladys <i>Rigney</i> Butler
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In fond memory of a sweet aunt.
- Wenona Dunn
 Added: Dec. 10, 2012
 
 
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