Jimmie D. Butler

Born: Wed., Feb. 7, 1951
Died: Fri., Nov. 15, 2013

Graveside Service

1:00 PM Tue., Nov. 19, 2013
Location: Greenmount Cemetery

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   Mr. Jimmie D. Butler, 62, of Quincy, died at 6:40 p.m. Friday (November 15, 2013) in Blessing Hospital.

   Born February 7, 1951 in Quincy, Jimmie was the son of Jasper and Maurine Jenkins Butler.  He married Deanna Stanbridge Deeter on November 24, 1978 in Quincy. She survives.

   Jimmie was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ. He served his country in the U. S. Army during the Vietnam War.  An avid sportsman, Jimmie was a Die Hard Cubs fan, Dallas Cowboys fan and Dale Earnhardt Jr. fan. He loved riding his motorcycle, watching old Western movies and bowling in the various leagues around Quincy and traveling to bowling tournaments.

   Jimmie was employed at Quincy Paper Box for 11 years and at the Quincy Senior Center with Meals on Wheels until he retired due to health reasons.

   Survivors include his wife, Deanna; two daughters, Kimberly Whiteaker (Mike) of LaBelle, MO and Brenda Knaff of Quincy; two sons, J.R. Deeter (Kim) of Belton, MO and Brad Deeter (Krista) of Quincy; six grandchildren, Brylee Whiteaker, Karla Deeter, Eric Deeter, Patrick Deeter, Ashley Deeter, Allysa Deeter; a brother, Gary Butler (Jean) of Payson, IL; two sisters, Barbara Janes of Ewing, MO and Marilyn Schafer of Quincy; and many loving nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

   Mr. Butler was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Donnie Butler and Leon Butler.

   Graveside services will be held Tuesday afternoon at 1:00 in Greenmount Cemetery by the Rev. Tim White.

   There is no visitation, but friends are invited to attend the graveside service. The Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

   Memorials may be made to the Blessing Cancer Center.

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Jerry Lair
   Posted Sat November 16, 2013
I knew Jim years ago, as Leon and I were the best of friends. My thoughts are with the family. Bless you and yours. Jerry.

Peggy Harscher
   Posted Sat November 16, 2013
Very sorry for your lost. Jim was a good guy that was always friendly and had a warm heart. I had heard he was sick we both know how tough it is to loose some one we love. You take care of yourself Peg

Kaye Yates
   Posted Sat November 16, 2013
Deanna, I was so sorry to hear of Jim's passing. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Gary and Jean Butler
   Posted Sun November 17, 2013
Gary-Jim was a good brother. We used to play ball together; and we had a lot of fun growing up together. We hunted together also. We were true brothers. I love you Jim!!!

Jean-Jim was one wonderful brother-in-law. He was so much fun. He loved Deanna so much. Their love was endless. I'm so glad that we were able to be together so much the last few months. Gary and I will see you someday Jim.I love you!!!!!

   Posted Mon November 18, 2013
Deanna, I was so sorry to read about Jimmie. You are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. Please call me if you need anything at all.

Marcia Rhine Johnson
   Posted Wed November 20, 2013
I'm so sorry to hear of the loss of your husband. Will be keeping you in my thoughts and prayers.

Kringle Lindsey
   Posted Tue April 15, 2014
Dear Deanna
So sorry to hear about Jimmie. Remember the many great and fun times with you and Jimmie, "back in the day". Paper Box, company parties, and your neighbors. God Bless you and your family.

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