|Birth: ||Jul. 9, 1897|
|Death: ||Sep. 2, 1971|
G. B. Butterworth
Dies At Fulton
Fulton, Ky., Sept. 3 – G. B. Butterworth, 74, a retired Illinois Central Railroad employee died at 6:15 p.m. Thursday at Fulton Hospital following an extended illness.
Funeral rites will be conducted at 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Hornbeak Funeral Chapel by the Rev. James W. Best with burial in Greenlea Cemetery.
Mr. Butterworth was born in Greenfield, Tenn., July 9, 1897, the son of the late N. B. and Virginia Elkins Butterworth.
He moved to Fulton at an early age where he attended Fulton city schools. Mr. Butterworth retired in 1962 from the IC following 47 years of employment. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Fulton and was a member of the Three C's Bible Class.
Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Ethel Fisher Butterworth, a retired school teacher, and three nieces.
Three brothers – Noble, Harry and Henry Butterworth – preceded him in death.
Friends may call at the funeral honme after 7 o'clock tonight.
Paducah Sun-Democrat, Friday, September 5, 1971, p. 3-A
He married Ethel Emma Fisher in 1926.
He had three brothers;
Noble Limuel Butterworth - Find A Grave Memorial# 22793419
Harry Gobel Butterworth - Find A Grave Memorial# 92775589
and Harry D. Butterworth of Virginia
Napoleon B. Butterworth (1846 - 1918)
Elkin Butterworth (1876 - 1954)
Ethel Emma Fisher Butterworth (1898 - 1992)
Shellie Butterworth Brisendine (1870 - 1940)**
Noble Limuel Butterworth (1895 - 1958)*
Goldy Burrous Butterworth (1897 - 1971)
Harry Gobel Butterworth (1901 - 1936)*
Henry D. Butterworth (1908 - 1966)*
Created by: Valice Raffi
Record added: Jul 24, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 94135972