Terry Butler

May 29, 1948 ~ November 5, 2019 (age 71)


M. Terry Butler, 71, of Greeneville, passed away suddenly Tuesday morning at Greeneville Community Hospital East.

He was co-owner of Wooden Shoe Day Care and a member of Crossroads Church.

Survivors include his wife of 42 years: Linda Butler; one son and daughter-in-law: Chris and Kristin Butler of Mobile, AL; three granddaughters: Marissa, Brianna, and Alina; two sisters-in-law: Debbie Kelton and husband, Larry, and their children: Abby and Patrick Kelton; and Judy Heafner; several cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents: Minnis and Allie Butler; brother: Larry Butler; father-in-law and mother-in-law: Ed and Ruth Heafner.

The family will receive friends from 6 – 8 p.m. on Friday at Doughty-Stevens Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday in the Doughty-Stevens Chapel with the Rev. David Dugger officiating. Interment will follow in GreeneLawn Memory Gardens.

Active pallbearers will be Larry Kelton, Patrick Kelton, Flint Carter, Dr. Edward Claiborne, Seth Dugger, Jordon Dugger, and Justin Burns.

Honorary pallbearers will be Jim Humbert, Derrick Gibson, Rusty Moody, and Dr. Anthony Langone at Vanderbilt Medical Center.

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November 8, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Doughty-Stevens Funeral Home
1125 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN 37745

Funeral Service
November 9, 2019

11:00 AM
Doughty-Stevens Funeral Home
1125 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN 37745

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