BENTON -- Earl Eugene Butler, 71, of Benton died at 4:01 p.m. Sunday, May 7, 2017, at Lake Way Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
He was a member of the Fairdealing Church of Christ. He worked as a truck driver until retirement.
He is survived by two sons, Mark Butler and James Earl Butler, both of Benton; one grandson; and one sister, Vada Patterson of Hardin.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Marcella Ruth Turner Butler; and one brother. His parents were John Butler and Bonnie Collie Butler.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, May 11, 2017, at Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home. Cory Westerfield will officiate.
Friends may call after 11 a.m. Thursday, May 11, 2017, at Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home.