Funeral services for Joe Butler were held Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden. Officiating was Rev. Frank DeLoach.
Interment followed at Fellowship Cemetery in Dubberly. The family received friends from 5 until 7 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 21, 2013 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home.
Joe was born April 3, 1924 in Dubberly and entered into rest Sept. 19, 2013 in Shreveport. He served his country in the United States Army-Air Corp during World War II in Europe. Joe was mayor of Dubberly for 16 years.
His parents, Loma and Elizabeth Boyet Butler; brothers, Noel Howard Butler, Hershell Butler and Herman Butler preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife, Elsie Butler of Dubberly; son, Joe (Joey) Brunson Butler of Benton; daughter, Jan Butler Riser and husband, Ted of Sibley; grandson, Larkin Riser of Bossier City; brother, Jack Cousson and wife, Mabel of Bossier City; sisters-in-law, Martha Russell of Heflin and Faye Harrison and husband, Jack of Hall Summit.
Pallbearers were Hewitt White, Jeff Reynolds, Mike Moore, Jimmy Perryman, Keith Harrison, Tommy Russell and Ron Deluise.Subscribe to Read!