Marie C. Butler, age 91, of Rockwood

Marie CButler, age 91, of Rockwood passed away Friday, January 10, 2020 at Signature Health Care Center in Rockwood with her family by her side.  She was born November 5, 1928 in Morgan County and was a graduate of Rockwood High School. Marie retired from Rockwood Healthcare/The Bridge of Rockwood where she had worked as a housekeeper.   She was also a member of Rockwood Church of Christ.  Marie treasured time spent with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  She loved canning and also doing needlepoint.  Preceded in death by her husband, Herman Butler; parents, Henry & Carrie Smith Carter; brother, Charles Carter; sister, Ruth C. Powell. 


Son & Daughter-in-law                    Ray & Sarah Butler of Rockwood

Grandson                                           Samuel Butler & wife, Summer of Midtown

Great-grandchildren                        Tristyn, Keegan & Sophia Butler

Nephew                                              C.J. Carter of Crossville

Great-nephew                                    Christopher Carter & wife, Theresa of Columbia, Maryland

Great-niece                                         Wendi Carter Lee of Crossville

Great-great-nieces & nephews         Timothy Lee, Victoria & Bradley Mathis

Several dear cousins and friends

The family would like to extend their deep appreciation to special caregivers, Donna Meunier & Sandy Collett.

The family will receive friends 6:00-7:00 pm, Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at Rockwood Church of Christ. Memorial service will follow at 7:00 pm, with Minister Todd Houston & Deacon Kendall Bear presiding.  Online register book can be signed at . Fraker Funeral Home of Kingston is in charge of all the arrangements.

About Jim Harris

Jim Harris has been WYSH's News & Sports Director since 2000. In addition to reporting local news, he is the play-by-play voice for Clinton High School football, boys' and girls' basketball and baseball. Catch Jim live weekdays beginning at 6:20 am for live local news, sports, weather and traffic plus the Community Bulletin Board, shenanigans with Ron Meredith and more on the Country Club Morning Show on WYSH & WQLA. Jim lives in Clinton with his wife Kelly and daughter Carolina, his mother-in-law and cats Lucius and Oliver.

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