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Tuesday, August 10, 2021

Obituary - Margie Ilene Butler

Margie Ilene Butler, 91, Nevada, MO passed away on Monday, August 9, 2021 at her home in Nevada. Margie was born July 8, 1930 in Nevada to Fred O. and Stella M. (Peacock) Pugh. She was united in marriage to William G. Butler and he preceded her in death in 2015.

Margie was a lifelong resident of Nevada and graduated from Nevada High School. She worked as switchboard operator for a time and was instrumental in opening up the Boys Ranch in Nevada. Following her marriage to William, she was a homemaker and worked as a seamstress.

Survivors include three sons, Charles McDowell (Rowena), Philippines, Robert McDowell (Pat), Dover, DE, and John Butler (Kelly), Nevada, MO; 13 grandchildren; as well as numerous great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband William, she was preceded in death by her parents, and one brother, William Pugh.

No services are planned.