Armeta's Story

Text size

Funeral services for Armeta Butler Sr. will be Sunday, March 11, 2018 at 2 p.m. at Rose City Church of Christ, Highway 19 Thomasville, Georgia. Public viewing will be Saturday, March 10, 2018 from 12 p.m. to 7 p.m. Armeta Butler Sr. was born in Pelham, GA on June 9, 1931, to the late Walter and Yetter Mae Butler. He attended the Mitchell County School System. He was a member of St. Lewis Missionary Baptist Church in Pelham, Georgia. He met and married Hattie Mae Butler and started a life in Ochlocknee, Georgia. To this union there were seven children. Armeta was a hardworking man, carrying two or more jobs at one time. He dedicated over 40 years of his life to Georgia Crate & Basket Co., Thomasville. Armeta departed life on March 6, 2018 at Thomasville Rose City Rehab. He was preceded in death by his wife, Hattie Mae Butler; son, Armeta Butler Jr.; two brothers, Frank and Robert Butler; and two sisters, Thelma
Washington and Mattie Smith. He leaves to cherish his memories sons, William Nixon of Jacksonville, Florida and Demetrius Crumbly of Charlotte, North Carolina; daughters, Olivia Myrick (the late Isiah Myrick); Hattie Mae Butler; Amelia (Randel) Brock; and Deloise Rauls, all of Ochlocknee, Georgia; brothers, Ulas Butler Sr. of St. Petersburg, Florida and Ernest Butler of Pelham, Georgia; sister: Willie Ruth George of Pelham, Georgia; sisters-in-law, Annie Jewel Porter of Buffalo, New York and Ernestine Butler of Pelham, Georgia. He had sixteen grandchildren, fifty-two great grandchildren, twelve great-great grandchildren along with a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives, friends, and special friends, Jimmy and Martha Long of Ochlocknee. Hopkins Mortuary
Published on March 8, 2018
Send flowers
in memory of Armeta
See more

Obituary published in

Arrangements by

Hopkins Mortuary


Share this story with a friend.