|Birth: ||Jun. 4, 1917|
|Death: ||Dec. 31, 2008|
Lena Elizabeth Butler Barranco
VANCE Lena Elizabeth Butler Barranco, age 91, of Vance, died Dec. 31, 2008, at Hospice of West Alabama. Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Vance Baptist Church with Bro. Gary Youngblood officiating. Burial will follow in Vance Cemetery with Crestview Memorial Funeral Home of Adamsville directing. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the church.
Lena was born in Tuscaloosa County June 4, 1917. She traveled to several states working at various jobs before settling down in Forestdale, Ala. She was a talented person who worked well with her hands and was an excellent sales person. Among the places she worked in sales was Loveman's New Ideal and Wallace Fabric. She was a dedicated caregiver to some members of the family. She will be missed by family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husbands, Lonnie Goins, Gus Roby, and Alex Barranco, her parents, Sarah Elizabeth Butler Weaver and John Wesley Butler, Sr., brothers, John Wesley Butler, Jr. and JD Butler, and sister, Nora Lee Weaver.
Survivors include her daughter, Mary Edith Tingle; step-daughters, Alexis Williams (Tony), Billie Ragland, and Mary Joyce Penney; step-son, Greg Barranco; sisters, Jewel Weaver and Francis Sudduth; nephew, Darrell Sudduth; grandchildren, Jerry W. Tingle Jr., Ginger Turner (Mike), Tony Williams Jr. (Jo Ann), Patrick Williams (Jennifer), Nicholas Barranco (Jennifer), Rhonda Ragland, Regan Ragland, Randall Ragland, and Linda Penney; and great-grandchildren, Katherine Turner, Emily Turner, Stephen Turner, Tony Williams, III, Jessica Williams, Josh Williams, Joey Williams, Kristian Lee Ragland, Patrick Joseph Ragland, and Katie Marie R. Roberts.
Honorary pallbearers are Dr. Ira Holt, Dr. John Warren, Dr. Ben Lucy, Alacare, Hospice of West Alabama, and Vance Volunteer Fire Medical Unit.
Created by: Suzanne
Record added: Jan 19, 2009
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