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THE CAROLINE PROGRESS
Vol XXII. No 27       Thursday March 6, 1941
Published at Bowling Green, Caroline County, Virginia
Page Eight

Funeral Rites for W. R. Butler

       W. R. Butler, 75 of Chilesburg died suddenly February 19 while getting stove wood. His death was a great shock to his family.

       Mr. Butler, a native of Caroline, was a well-known blacksmith for many years until his health and eyesight began to fail.
       Funeral services were conducted at County Line by Rev. E. W. Robertson with interment in the church cemetery.

       Surviving are his wife, Mrs. Leslie Butler; two son, Frank and Percy Butler; five daughter, Mrs. J. D. Hamilton of Frederickburg, Mrs. C. B. Durrette of Ashland, Mrs. C. A. Satterwhite of Rutrer Glen, Mrs. Annie Keyser and Mrs. W. A. Taylor of Woodford; and 11 grandchildren.