Louise Butcher

Louise Butcher

Louise Butcher 93, of Miami, FL entered into eternal rest with the Lord on Saturday, August, 18, 2012. Louise passed away peacefully after an extended illness at Embracing Hospice in Snellville, GA with family by her side. Louise was born in Winona, West Virginia and was married to the love of her life and coal miner husband, Delbert, for 68 years until his passing in 2004. She was a devout Christian and member of the First Baptist Church of Homestead, Florida. As a dedicated servant to the Lord, for many years she greatly enjoyed singing in the church choir. Louise was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother who will deeply be missed! Her love for the Lord was always apparent and radiantly showed. Louise never met a stranger, as she always made a friend wherever she would go. Whether it was a kind word in passing, an uplifting talk on the phone or her engaging smile, she always had a way of comforting those near her. She had a sweet and gentle spirit that will always be remembered, particularly for her generosity, integrity and willingness to help others. Louise is survived by her six loving children Margaret Johnson of Miami, FL; Delbert Butcher Jr. and wife Joy of Miami, FL; Joe Butcher and wife Carol of Zephyrhills, FL; Pat Johnson of Snellville, GA; Sue Spicer and husband Bill of Lawrenceville, GA; Linda Ford and husband Kirby of Lawrenceville, GA; 14 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; 5 great great grandchildren; sisters, Betty Kayrouz of Louisville, KY; Gladys Samoriski of Port St. Lucie, FL; Norma Isaacs of Cliftop, WV; Shelva Finley of Marion, TX; Shirley Whipkey of Charleston, WV; Scotty Henderson of Zansville, OH; many cousins, nieces, nephews and countless friends. The family will receive friends from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM with a Memorial Service following in the Stateroom at 3PM on Sunday, August 19, 2012 at Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Rd., Lawrenceville, GA 770-962-3100. Dr. Alan Madden (Central Baptist Church, Lawrenceville, GA) and Pastor Tommy Jordan (Chestnut Grove Baptist Church, Grayson, GA) officiating. Louise’s homegoing and funeral services will proceed to Van Orsdel Funeral Home, 11220 N. Kendall Drive, Miami, FL. and be held on Tuesday, August 21, 2012 at 1:00 PM. The family will receive friends from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the funeral home. Jeff Ford (Grandson) will give eulogy and Rev. Howard Harden (First Baptist Church of Homestead, FL) officiating. Interment Miami Memorial Park, Miami, FL. Please sign the online guest registry at www.stewartfh.com