Funeral services for Edith M. Butler, 97, of Gibson City and formerly of Fairbury, will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Duffy-Pils Memorial Home, Fairbury. Burial will be in Graceland Cemetery, Fairbury.
Friends may call from 10 to 10:45 a.m. Friday at the memorial home.
Mrs. Butler died at 3:32 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 23, 2017, at Gibson Area Annex, Gibson City.
Born Nov. 27, 1920, Mrs. Butler was the daughter of Clarence and Annie Garmon. She married Everett S. Butler on Nov. 11, 1939, in Kentland, Ind. He died April 25, 1993.
Survivors include one son, Ronald (Nora) Butler, Hickory, N.C.; one sister, Delsie Johnson, Pekin; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
She is preceded in death by one daughter, Linda Nichols.
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