Dubberly, LA Funeral services for Joe Butler will be held Sunday, September 22, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden. Officiating will be Rev. Frank DeLoach.
Interment will follow at Fellowship Cemetery in Dubberly. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. Saturday, September 21, 2013 at Rose-Neath Funeral Home.
Joe was born April 3, 1924 in Dubberly and entered into rest September 19, 2013 in Shreveport. He served his country in the United States Army-Air Corp during WW 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 will be Hewitt White, Jeff Reynolds, Mike Moore, Jimmy Perryman, Keith Harrison, Tommy Russell, and Ron Deluise.