C.D. Butler III (Buddy), 68, of Dragoon AZ. entered into rest on April 15th, after a battle with cancer. Buddy served in the Navy as a submariner and went on to become a registered nurse. His favorite focus was the neonatal unit taking care of infants. His greatest joys were spending time outdoors with his family and sharing his extensive knowledge of history and literature.
He is preceded in death by his father C.D. Butler II and his two brothers Paul Butler and John Butler. He is survived in life by his wife Judith Butler, his mother Karen Butler, and his sister Davida Stike (Walter). He is also survived by his five children, Angela Butler, Danielle Butler, Sarah Johnson (Sean), Martha Butler and Clea D. Butler IV, and his five grandsons.
Funeral services will be held at Dragoon Baptist Church on April 23, at 2:00pm and Forest Park Lawndale in Houston April 27th at 11:00am.