Latin Club 2, 3;
Math Club 3, 4;
Student Council 3, 4;
Journalism 3, 4;
Ambition: Career in Law or Journalism
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OLIVE BRANCH - Danny Ray Butler, 65, died Sunday, November 23, 2014, at home.
Danny was a retired commercial alarm sales rep and a graduate of Westood High School and University of Memphis. He was a much loved husband, father and grandfather who faithfully and cheerfully served the Lord throughout his life as a lay minister of music for several area churches including Longcrest, Victoria Heights and Berclair Baptist. A member of Kirby Woods Baptist, he was a choir member and enjoyed leading music for the Thursday senior Bible study.
He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Patricia (Daughtry), his children John and Stephanie, his grandsons Alexander and John Tyler, his daughter-in-law Tracey, and by his mother, Doris, and siblings Ann and Bobby. He was preceded in death by his father, Melvin.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Kirby Woods Baptist Church LOFJ missions fund. Visitation were held Tuesday, November 25, from 5-7 p.m. at Brantley Funeral Home in Olive Branch (6875 Cockrum), and the memorial service was Wednesday at 10 a.m. at Kirby Woods Baptist Church in Memphis (6325 Poplar Ave). Brantley Funeral Home.