Roy Butler

Funeral services for Roy Butler, 92, Tyler, are scheduled for 11 a.m. Saturday, July 13, 2013, at Greater New Pleasant Hill Baptist Church with Dr. Jerome R. Milton officiating.
Burial will be in Liberty Cemetery, Troup, under direction of Brooks-Sterling & Garrett Funeral Directors, Tyler.
Mr. Butler died July 10, 2013, in Tyler.
He was born June 30, 1921, in Troup to the late James and Laura Lacy-Butler and was a lifelong resident of Smith County. He was a member of Greater New Pleasant Hill Baptist Church and was in the lawn care business. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Gertha Mae Butler, two brothers and two sisters.
Survivors include son, Roy Gene Butler (Kennette); daughter, Doris Ogwuegbu; grandchildren, Christopher (Barbara), Andrea (Carlos), Stephen (Gabrielle) and Shannon; and five great-grandchildren.
Viewing will be from 1 to 7 p.m. with family hour 7 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Funeral Home

Brooks Sterling & Garrett Funeral Directors
302 N Ross St Tyler, TX 75702
(903) 592-0886

Published in Tyler Morning Telegraph on July 12, 2013