Evelyn Butler, 73, a resident of Patterson and a native of Morgan City, died Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 1:16 p.m., at Teche Regional Medical Center.
Visitation will be Saturday, June 15, at Good Hope Baptist Church in Patterson from 1 p.m. until funeral service at 2 p.m. Burial will be in the Shield Cemetery.
Evelyn leaves to cherish her memories her husband, Erwin Butler Sr., of Patterson; three daughters, Mrs. Melvin (Claudia) Schexnayder of Niceville, Florida, Evelyn Cross and Yolanda Butler, both of Patterson; five sons, Kenneth Evans, Anthony Evans, Samuel Cross III, Mark Cross and Murphy Butler, all of Patterson; two stepchildren, Erwin Butler Jr., of Morgan City and Betty Jo Butler of Patterson; two sisters, Claudell Watson and Lillie Mae Charles, both of Morgan City; and a host of relatives and friends.
Evelyn was preceded in death by her parents, maternal and paternal grandparents, a daughter and a stepdaughter.
Jones Funeral Home of Morgan City/ Franklin/ Jeanerette/ Houma is in charge of arrangements. Visit www.jones-funeral-home.com to send condolences to the family.