Billy Wayne Butts, 83, a loving husband, father, papa, uncle and friend, passed away in McKinney, Texas, on Jan. 1, 2018.
Bill was a Mason, served eight years in the Air National Guards and was a deacon for many years. Bill retired from Texas Instruments after 30 years. He was born Dec. 30, 1934, to Leander and Florence Butts in Plano, Texas.
Bill is survived by his wife, Shirley Butts of 46 years; sons Tim Butts and wife Sandra of Bullard, Texas, Ken Butts and wife Heike of Germany, David O'Briant of The Colony and Kenneth McKinney and wife Linda of Minot, N.D.; and daughters Denise Wainright of Murchison, Texas, and Jamie NeSmith and husband James Clyde of Merit, Texas. Bill was blessed by 14 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren
He was proceeded in death by his parents; three brothers; two sisters; two sons, Terry Butts and Donnie O'Briant and grandson Matthew Morris.
Bill was loved dearly by his wife, eight children, 14 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces, nephews and friends.
A memorial service will be held in his honor on Saturday, Jan. 6, at 10 a.m at Floyd Baptist Church.
Published on January 4, 2018