Butler, Byron Haygood, Sr., 90, passed away September 12, 2012 in Gulf Shores. He was a lifelong resident of Montgomery. He was a World War II Navy veteran who served in both the Atlantic and Pacific theaters. He retired from the L&N railroad after 40 years of service in 1985. He was preceded in death by his wife Louise Butler. He is survived by five children, Gloria Butler (Larry) Smith of Huntsville, Ronald Alan (Sandra) Butler of Cumming, Georgia, Susan Butler (Steve) Bratton of Gulf Shores, Kay Butler (Randy) Nykamp of Huntsville and Byron H. (Bonnie) Butler of Cumming, Georgia. He is survived by eight grandchildren, six great- grandchildren and a great-great-grandchild. Visitation will be from 11 -12:00 on Saturday, September 15, 2012 at Alabama Heritage Funeral Home followed by a graveside service with Brother Larry Smith officiating. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Calvary Chapel Fellowship of Foley at 1113 Suite A, North McKenzie St., Foley, AL 36535.
Condolences may be offered at www.alabamaheritagefh.com.
Published in the Montgomery Advertiser on September 14, 2012