Robert Lee Butler
(March 2, 1929 – June 2, 2017)
New Albany-Robert Lee Butler, 88, passed away Friday, June 2, 2017 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Union County. He was born March 2, 1929 in Union County to Albert Butler and Minnie Reynolds Butler. He was retired from Mississippi Chemical. He attended Temple Baptist Church.
Services will be 3:00 p.m. Sunday, June 4, 2017 at United Funeral Service with Bro. Donnie Schuman and Bro. Bobby Butler officiating. Burial will be at Glenfield Memorial Park. United Funeral Service will be in charge of the arrangements.
He is survived by his wife, Mary Lou Baker Butler; eight daughters, Joyce Parker, Betty Knighton, Ann Musgrove, Kathy Butler, Connie Williams, Linda Bishop, Wanda Jarvis and Martha Nobles; two sons, David Butler and Bobby Butler; three sisters, Geraldine Lucas, Mary Lee Reed and Ollie Bell Floyd; twenty grandchildren; and seventeen great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three sisters, Earline Reed, Flora Mae Reed and Lois Harris; a brother, Carl Butler; and a grandson, Robert Ray Jarvis.
Pallbearers will be his grandsons.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Friday, June 3, 2017, at the funeral home.