Mr. Ralph Butler, age 82, of the Caney Spring community of Marshall County, died Friday, February 12, 2016. Born in Dayton, Ohio, Mr. Butler was a son of the late Clifford Pearne Butler and Viola Harrod Butler. He was a dairy farmer and was also retired from Walker Die Casting in Lewisburg, Tennessee. Mr. Butler was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Freeman Butler; a sister, Glenna Mae Hawthorne and a stepson, Kevin L. Storm.
Mr. Butler is survived by his wife, Ramay J. Butler of the Caney Spring community; four daughters, Carla A. Butler, Audrey K. Butler, Debra S. Butler, all of West Valley City, Utah and Whitney B. Robison of Rigby, Idaho; a step-daughter, Parma M. Dawson of Washington Court House, Ohio; two step-sons, Roger C. Storm of Strongsville, Ohio and Brian L. Storm of St. George, Utah; two sisters, Annella C. Pash of Indianapolis, Indiana and Dorothy V. Grubb of Lewisburg, Tennessee; 19 grandchildren and 50 great-grandchildren.
Visitation was from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at Lawrence Funeral Home. Funeral services were conducted at 11 a.m., Wednesday, February 17, 2016 from the chapel of Lawrence Funeral Home with Bishop Gary Ostrander officiating. Burial will follow at Allen Cemetery.
Lawrence Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Chapel Hill was in charge of the arrangements.