Inez <I>Chambless</I> Butts

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Inez Chambless Butts

  • Birth 28 Oct 1923
  • Death 11 Apr 2003
  • Burial Tecumseh, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Plot A1B33-R10-5
  • Memorial ID 14851815

Inez Chambless (daughter of John N Chambless and Susan Richardson) was born 28 Oct 1923 in McLoud, Pottawatomie, OK, USA236, and died 11 Apr 2003 in Midwest City, Oklahoma, OK, USA236. She married John C Butts, son of John Henry Butts and Rosalee Herrin.


Shawnee News-Star
Sunday, April 13, 2003

Inez Chambless Butts
Inez Chambless Butts, 79, McLoud, died Friday at a Midwest City hospital.

She was born Oct. 28, 1923, in McLoud to John N. and Susan "Rilla" (Richardson) Chambless.

She graduated valedictorian of McLoud High School and later worked as an aircraft inspector for Douglas Aircraft and Tinker Air Force Base.

She married John C. Butts on June 21, 1952, in Okmulgee. She lived in McLoud most of her life, but also lived in Midwest City and Del City. She was a member of the Church of Christ in Midwest City.

Preceding her in death were her parents, three sisters, Mary Brown, Cleo Murphy and Lorena Chambless; four brothers, Ralph, Roscoe, Johnnie and Marvin Chambless.

Surviving are her husband, John C. Butts Sr., of the home; stepson and wife, John C. and Reina Butts Jr. of Magnolia, Texas; sister, Oleta Newton, Shawnee; grandsons, John Earl and Joshua Butts; sisters-in-law, Margaret Chambless of Wayne, Sylvia Chambless of McLoud, Maxine Gasaway of Okmulgee and Vivian McCurley of Okmulgee; brother-in-law and wife, Virgil and Jean Butts of Okmulgee, and many nieces and nephews.

Services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Walker Funeral Service Chapel with Ben Glover officiating. Burial will follow at Tecumseh Cemetery under the direction of Walker Funeral Service.





  • Created by: Brad Holt
  • Added: 7 Jul 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 14851815
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Inez Chambless Butts (28 Oct 1923–11 Apr 2003), Find A Grave Memorial no. 14851815, citing Tecumseh Cemetery, Tecumseh, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, USA ; Maintained by Brad Holt (contributor 46849216) .