Malcolm “Buck” Franklin Butler Sr.

Published 9:33 pm Tuesday, December 10, 2019

The graveside service for Mr. Malcolm “Buck” Franklin Butler Sr. will be 10 a.m., Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019, at Butler Family Cemetery. There will be a visitation from 5 until 8 p.m., Wednesday evening, Dec. 11, at Riverwood Family in Brookhaven, Mississippi.

Mr. “Buck” Butler, 85, of Brookhaven, passed from this life Dec. 10, 2019, at King’s Daughters Medical Center. He was born Nov. 29, 1934, to his parents, Steve Butler and Allie Lee Pennington Butler. Before retiring, he was employed at Potter Company for 38 years and served as a deputy with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office. Mr. Butler was a member of Fair River Baptist Church.

He is preceded in death by his wife of 65 years, Laura Belle Butler; his parents; and two brothers and two sisters.

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Those left to cherish his memory are his children, Judy Butler Case, Malcolm ButleJr., Nancy Butler Grace and Wanda Butler Bell. He is also survived by numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

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