BUTLER, Donald Lee Sr.
Donald Lee Butler, Sr., age 74, of Rydal, Georgia, passed away February 11, 2014 at his home. Donald was born September 2, 1939 in Arcadia, Desoto County, Florida. He worked at NAPA Auto Parts for 27 years and then he bought his own garage. He served in the Army National Guard 6 years and was a member of Waleska First Baptist Church in Waleska, Georgia. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lee and Myrtie Butler; a brother, Richard Butler; and a step-daughter, Janda Sanchez. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Jo (Daugherty) Butler; a daughter, Ezetta Bentham (Stuart) of Goldsboro, North Carolina; 2 sons, Donald Lee Butler, Jr. (Christy) of Chuluota, Florida and Rance Butler of Rydal, Georgia; son-in-law, Max Sanchez; 10 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; 6 sisters. Private Graveside Services will be held at Oak Hill Cemetery in Cartersville. A Memorial Service will be held at 4pm on Sunday, February 16, 2014 at Waleska First Baptist Church. In lieu of flowers please donate to the American Cancer Society or Hospice of your choice. Sosebee Funeral Home, Canton, Georgia is honored to serve the family. 770-479-2131.