Funeral service for "Boo" Boyd Butler, age 67, of Hartselle, will be Saturday, February 17, 2018, 2:00 p.m. at Shelton Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Ronnie Bullard officiating. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to service. Interment will be in East Lawrence Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Butler, who died Tuesday, February 13, 2018, at Decatur Morgan Hospital, was born March 8, 1950, in Selma, AL, to Marvin Butler and Lynka Owens Butler. He was preceded in death by his parents, sister, Sandra Montgomery, brother-in-law, Ronnie Elswick, and niece, Sabrina. Mr. Butler was employed by Testing, Inc. for 30 years, and Tri-State Drilling for 15 years. He loved fishing and gardening.
He is survived by his loving wife, Karen Alexander Butler of Hartselle; two sons, Brannon Butler (Desiree) of Decatur, and Ethan Butler of Hartselle; one sister, Jimmy Dale Elswick of Decatur; two grandchildren, John Curtis Allen and Ella Rose Butler, both of Decatur; two nephews; and two special companions, Cosmo and Boots.
Pallbearers will be family and friends.