Welcome to the memorial page for

Raiford (Ray) Butler

December 23, 1930 ~ October 23, 2017 (age 86)

Raiford (Ray) James Butler, age 86, of Fairburn, passed away on Monday, October 23, 2017.  He was born on December 23, 1930, in Haleyville, AL, to Clifford and Mamie Lou (Reece) Butler.  He served in the US Army and was a truck driver for Carolina Freight for over 40 years.

He was preceded in death by daughter, Rose Marie Moss, and grandson, Robbie Butler.

He is survived by:  his wife, Barbara Butler of Fairburn; daughter, Debra Bridges of Sharpsburg; son, Michael Butler of Fairburn; sister, Nell Lee of Fairburn; six grandchildren, eight great grandchildren and eight great-great grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 25, 2017, at Piney Grove Freewill Baptist Church.  Interment will follow at Holly Hill Memorial Park.  Pastor Jerry Plott, and Reverends Donald Lee and Donald Colburn will officiate.  A visitation will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, October 24, 2017, from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m.

 Service Information

October 24, 2017

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Holly Hill Funeral Home
431 SW Broad St.
Fairburn, GA 30213

Funeral Service
October 25, 2017

2:00 PM
Piney Grove Freewill Baptist Church
7527 Bishop Road
Fairburn, GA 30213

Interment following funeral service
October 25, 2017

Holly Hill Memorial Park
359 SW Broad Street
Fairburn, GA 30213

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