Dateline: April 25, 2002
services for Allie Mae Butler, age 84, were held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday,
April 22, 2002, in the First Baptist Church of Claude with Rev. Delbert
Serratt of Amarillo, and Rev. Gerald Aalbers, Pastor officiating.
Burial was held in Claude Cemetery under the direction of Robertson
Funeral Directors, Inc., of Clarendon.
Butler died Saturday, April 20, 2002, in Amarillo. She was born January 2, 1918, in Daylight, Tennessee, and had
been a resident of Armstrong County most of her life. She married Glenn Chester Butler on July 4, 1936.
She was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church where
she formerly was a Sunday School teacher for several years.
She was a member of the Busy Bees Homemakers Club and was a
recipient of their Homemaker of the Year award.
was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Shana Butler, on January 31,
include her husband, Glenn C. Butler of Claude; one son and
daughter-in-law, Chester and Shirley Butler of Claude; one brother, Jessie
Cope of Fowler, Colorado; two grandchildren, Kyle Butler of Amarillo and
Shelly Allen of Canyon; and two great grandchildren, Tiffany Allen and
Tyler Allen, both of Canyon.
bearers were David Butler, J.W. Butler, Wendell Sanders, Doug Cope, Nat
McElroy, and Gerald Wood.
lieu of flowers, the family respectfully request memorials be made to the
Claude Volunteer Fire Department or the Claude Emergency Medical Services.
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