Obituary for Franklin Butts
Franklin Leroy Butts
Franklin Leroy Butts, 81, of Caseyville, Ill., born May 25, 1936, in Litchfield, Ill., passed away August 31, 2017, in Belleville, Ill.
He was a Veteran of the U.S. Army. After his service to his country Franklin retired as an Assembly Inspector from General Motors Corporation after 40 years of dedicated service.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Toni, nee Powell, Butts; parents, William and Marian, nee Taulber, Butts; sister, Mary Elizabeth Butts; brother, Glenn Eugene Butts.
Surviving are his children, Diana Smith of Collinsville, Ill., Robert L. Butts of Cahokia, Ill., Ronald K. Butts of Onalaska, Wa. and Jane M. Clardy of Taylorville, Ill.; his brother, Thomas Butts of Fenton, Mo.; his seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be to the Family and can be received at the funeral home. Condolences to the family can be expressed through this online guestbook.
Visitation: Friends may visit with the family 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 5, 2017, at Herr Funeral Home, Collinsville, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral services for Franklin will be 12:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 5, 2017, at Herr Funeral Home, Collinsville, Ill. Burial will follow at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
Herr Funeral Home