Larry Gene Butler, 74, of Normantown, passed away on December 4, 2019 at University Hospital Center, Clarksburg.
He was born September 6, 1945 in Elyria, OH, a son of the late Waldo and Phyllis Hanlin Butler.
Larry is survived by his wife of 46 years, Edith Gail Butler, children, Kenneth (Dianna) Frasure, of Pikeville, KY, Tammy (Gerry) Shackleford, of Linn, Doug (Rebecca) Butler, of Normantown, brother, Kenneth (Donna) Butler, of Plymouth MI, seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Larry lived in Lorain County, OH, for most of his adult life. He retired, after 30 years, from Ford Motor Company's Lorain Assembly Plant. Following retirement, Larry and Gail moved to Normantown, where they had a house built along with a large garage and barn which housed his beloved horses.
A funeral service was held at Stump Funeral Home & Cremation, Inc., Grantsville, on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 12:00 p.m. Rev. Tim Underwood officiated. Visitation was at the funeral home Friday, December 6, 2019 from 4-8 p.m. Interment was in Collins Community Cemetery. Online condolences may be expressed at www.stump funeralhomes.com
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to the First Baptist Church Cancer Fund, 217 E. Main St., Glenville, W 26351.