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Carolyn L. Butts

January 28, 1950 February 22, 2019
Carolyn L. Butts
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Obituary for Carolyn L. Butts

Carolyn Lou Butts, age 69, of Mattoon passed away on Friday, February 22, 2019 at her residence.
Funeral Services honoring her life will begin at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at Schilling Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Dodge Grove Cemetery. Visitation for family and friends will be held from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 at the funeral home.
Carolyn was born on January 28, 1950 in Caneyville, Kentucky She married Larry Butts on July 25, 1973.
Survivors include her loving husband, Larry Butts of Mattoon, IL; daughter, Donna Connelly of Mattoon, IL; sons, Terry Butts of Arnaudville, LA and Travis Butts of Lafayette, IN; eight grandchildren, one great-grandchild; and one brother, Ronald Huff. Carolyn was preceded in death by her parents.
Carolyn retired from G.E. after 27 years of service. She enjoyed flower gardening and loved her dogs Rambo, Shiloh and Nikki. Most of all, Carolyn cherished spending time with her family and friends. She will be greatly missed by all those who knew her.
Memorial donations in her honor may be given to the Coles County Animal Shelter, 6818 North County Road 1120 East, Charleston, Illinois 61920.

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5:00 PM 2/27/2019 5:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 2/27/2019 7:00:00 PM
Schilling Funeral Home
Schilling Funeral Home
United States

Funeral Service




10:30 AM 2/28/2019 10:30:00 AM - 11:30 AM 2/28/2019 11:30:00 AM
Schilling Funeral Home
Schilling Funeral Home
United States

Cemetery Details


Dodge Grove Cemetery Final Resting Place

917 N. 22nd St.
Mattoon, IL 61938

917 N. 22nd St. Mattoon 61938 IL
United States

Memorial Contribution

Coles County Animal Shelter


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