Bobby Butler, age 78, passed away at his residence, on May 10, 2022, after a short illness.
He was a retired dairy and row crop farmer and the prior owner of Starkville Auto Parts. He was also an active member of Self Creek Baptist Church.
Bobby is survived by his wife of 58 years, Celess Fulgham Butler of Starkville; two daughters, Angie Pinnix ( Chris) of Mathiston and Lacey Berryman of Starkville; one son, Pat Butler ( Robyn) of Starkville; sisters, Cheryl Pace of Hattiesburg and Jamie Achee of Baton Rouge, LA; one brother, Tommy Dye of Brentwood, California; grandchildren, Eli Palmertree, Sydney Thompson (Harley), Brock Berryman, Jake Butler, Jordan Butler, Corbin Butler, and Erin Morgan (Bobby); and one great-grandson, Greyson Thompson.
He was preceded in death by his son, Brad Butler; and parents, Truly Butler and Wren Grisham Butler.
Services will be held at Self Creek Baptist Church on Sunday, May 15, 2022. Visitation will be from 1:00-3:00 PM, with the funeral service immediately following. Burial will be in the Self Creek Baptist Church Cemetery. Services will be conducted by Dr. Larry Watson and Reverend Michael Baham.
Memorial gifts may be made to Self Creek Southern Baptist Church or Self Creek Cemetery, 440 Brown Rd., Maben, MS 39750.
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