Rader Funeral Home - Kilgore, TX

Merle Manning Butler
October 21, 2017
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Services for Merle Butler, 94, of Kilgore will be held Friday, October 27, 2017 at 10 A.M. in the Chapel of Rader Funeral Home of Kilgore with Rev. David Hampton officiating. Graveside Services will be held Friday, October 27, 2017 at 4 P.M. at Chapelwood Cemetery in Nash, Texas. The Family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday evening from 6 P.M. until 7:30 P.M at Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore.

Mrs. Butler passed away Saturday, October 21, 2017 in Garland, Texas. She was born March 27, 1923 in Horatio, Arkansas to the late James and Ada Phillips. Merle retired from Train in 1988 after 20 years of service and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Kilgore. She was a loving and caring mother, grandmother and great grandmother who will be dearly missed by all that knew her.

Merle is preceded in death by her husband, Jack Byron Butler in 2006; two sisters and two brothers.

She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Jack J. and Mary Gene Butler of Garland; grandsons, Tracy Butler and wife Amy of Rockwall and Chad Butler and wife Nikolina of Dallas; four great- grandchildren, Carley, Rylie, Ryan and Reid Butler all of Rockwall; several cousins, nieces and nephews.

Merle Manning Butler
October 21, 2017
Visitation Schedule
Rader Funeral Home of Kilgore
401 North Martin Street
Kilgore, TX  75662
Thursday, October 26, 2017
6:00 - 7:30 p.m.
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Service Schedule
Memorial Services
Chapel at Rader Funeral Home
401 N. Martin St.
Kilgore, TX  75662
Friday, October 27, 2017
10:00 a.m.
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Burial Schedule
Chapelwood Cemetery
1001 North Kings Hwy
Texarkana, TX  75501
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Memorial Contributions
First Baptist Church Building Fund
501 North Street
Kilgore, TX 75662




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