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Roy Giles Butler
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Birth: Oct. 13, 1923
Carroll County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Sep. 22, 2000
Huntingdon
Carroll County
Tennessee, USA

World War II

Obituary:
Roy Giles Butler, 77, of Huntingdon, died Friday, September 22, at his residence.

Services were held on Sunday, September 24, at 2 p.m. at the Huntingdon First Baptist Church. Rev. Fred Ward officiated. Burial followed in the Liberty All Cemetery. At the end of the service, Taps was played by Damon Hines. Dilday Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

Pallbearers who served were Johnny Carter, Jimmy Coleman, Nicholas Coleman, Dr. Lee Butler, Walter Butler, and Kevin Harris. Honorary pallbearers were William Lee Smothers, Elvis Melton, Bobby Woodard, Paul Newman, James Darnall, Swat Scarbrough, Willard Ellis; former Marshals Richard N. Moore of Selmer and Joe Bennett of Meridian, Mississippi; Judge Aaron Holt of Nashville and Tom Stallings, U. S. District Court, Jackson; Carroll County Sheriff's Department and Huntingdon Police Department.

Mr. Butler, the son of the late Walter Sydney Butler, Sr. and Mabel Giles Butler, was born October 13, 1923, in Carroll County. Besides his parents, he was also preceded in death by three brothers, Harry Butler, Walter Butler, Jr., and James Butler; and two sisters, Martha Sue Coleman and Eleanor Butler.

Source:
Obituary File, Carroll County Historical Society, McKenzie, TN 
 
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 Parents:
  Walter Sidney Butler (1877 - 1951)
  Mabel Glen Giles Butler (1887 - 1954)
 
 Spouse:
  Betty Higdon Butler (1933 - 2006)
 
 Siblings:
  James W. Butler (1912 - 1936)*
  Mary Josephine Butler Carter (1914 - 2004)*
  Lucy Thomas Butler Hines (1916 - 2013)*
  Harry Glen Butler (1918 - 1997)*
  Walter Sidney Butler (1920 - 1945)*
  Walter Sidney Butler (1920 - 1945)*
  Roy Giles Butler (1923 - 2000)
  Mabel Eleanor Butler (1926 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Liberty All Cemetery
Huntingdon
Carroll County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Linda Marrison
Record added: Feb 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 85324456
Roy Giles Butler
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Roy Giles Butler
Added by: Linda Marrison
 
Roy Giles Butler
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You are gone but never forgotten.
- Kathy Hines
 Added: Aug. 12, 2014

- B24CoPilotNiece
 Added: Jul. 17, 2012
I think of you every day.
- Kathy Hines
 Added: Jul. 1, 2012
 
 
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