Clipped From The Galveston Daily News
James W. Butler LAKE BUCHANAN - James Walter Butler, 72, of Lake Buchanan Buchanan died April 27 at his residence. Services will be 10 a.m. today at James Crowder Funeral Home in La Marque. The Rev. Dr. Max Brown of the First Baptist Church in Galveston will officiate. Burial will follow at Grace Memorial Park in Hitchcock. Visitation was'Monday at the funeral funeral home. Mr. Butler was born Aug. 7, 1917, in Redfield, Ark. He retired from Monsanto Chemical Company Company in 1979 as a maintenance supervisor supervisor with 25 years of service. He was the son of the late Joseph Joseph Derwood Butler and Ollie Jane Butler of Redfield, Ark, He was a member of the Baptist faith. He had resided at Lake Buchanan for the last 10 years and was formerly formerly of La Marque. Mr. Butler was preceded in death by his wife, Bernice Theresa Butler, and by his brothers, Vernon Vernon LiButler and Joseph Butler. Survivoi's include a brother, Adren B. Butler of La Marque; sister, sister, Mrs. Sally Baugnman of Fresno, Fresno, Calif.; first cousin, Louise Millard Millard of Marysville, Wash.; nephews, nephews, Bernard C. Heer Jr. of San Antonio, William M. Heer of Galveston Galveston and James W. Heer of Galveston; Galveston; sisters-in-law, Golden M. Heer of Galveston, Norma 'Butler of La Marque, Mrs V.L. Butler of Framingham, Mass., and Jean Butler of El Paso; and a number of great-nieces and great-nephews. Pallbearers will be Emery Baugnman, Bill Burkett, Howard Jackson, Charles Paschetag, William William W. Temple, James M. Gatewood Gatewood and George A. Orum. Honorary pallbearers are R.L. Hunt, Loyd Jones, Clifford Price, Rufus Edwards, Hubert Lam, John Swopes, Lee Burrows, Mack Pruitt, Pruitt, Eugene Bullacher, Lew Pearson, Pearson, Paul Grabiel and Gary Marines. Marines.