Buford Haynes Butts, 70, a Cape Coral resident since 1991, formerly of Cincinnati, Ohio, passed away Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, in Cape Coral. He was born July 2, 1943, in Hamilton, Ohio, to Buford Butts Sr. and Lucille Butts, now deceased.
He was a member of First Christian Church, Cape Coral. He loved golfing, taking care of his lawn and serving the Lord.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 17 years, Carol Butts of Cape Coral; four children, Jenny (Mike) Carpenter of Texas, Julie (Phil) Jacoby of Indiana, Darren (Kim) Butts of Ohio and Jarrod Butts of California; a sister, Donna (Donn) Peterson of Minnesota; nieces; as well as five grandchildren, Kendall, Kelsey, McClain, Payton and Gabbi.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Joseph S. Butts.
Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Nov. 16, at First Christian Church, 2620 Country Club Blvd., Cape Coral, with Dr. Keith Krueger officiating.
Memorial contributions in memory of Buford Butts are suggested to Hope Hospice, 9470 HealthPark Circle, Fort Myers, FL 33908.
Friends are invited to send condolences via the on-line guest book which can be found at www.MullinsMemorial.com.
Mullins Memorial Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Cape Coral, is entrusted with final care.