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Bernard Butler

Bernard Butler
(July 18, 1933 - February 17, 2014)

Mr. James Bernard Butler 80, of Buena Vista, Tennessee passed away Monday, February 17, 2014 at the Jackson Madison County General Hospital.

Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday, February 19, 2014 at 11:00 AM in the Chapel of Chase Funeral Home. Interment will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery. Bro. Bro. Johnny Boyd will officiate the service.

The family will receive friends in the Oakwood Room of Chase on Tuesday from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM and on Wednesday from 8:00 AM until time of service

Mr. Butler was born July 18, 1933 in Buena Vista, Tennessee to the late Curtis Lee and Era (Birdwell) Butler. He was retired from Dupont, a member of the Oak Grove Missionary Baptist Church and served in the National Guard. He was also preceded in death by a brother, Gailon Ward Butler.

He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Betty Butler, three daughters, Wanda Wyatt (husband Barney) of Buena Vista, Anita Bond (husband David) and Carol Ortiz (husband Hector) both of Bruceton; two sons, James Butler (wife Cathy) of Bruceton and Michael Butler (wife Lesa) of New Johnsonville. He also leaves ten grandchildren, Amy, Casey, John David, Melissa, April, Daniel, Jamie, Bridget, Chelsea and Caroline, and ten great grandchildren.
[Source: Chase Funeral Home]