Charles  "Chuck" H. Butler, Sr.

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“For Charles, (son), We came across your Dads obituary while trying to reconnect with you. We sympathize with you and your family"s loss, and want you...Read More »
1 of 14 | Posted by: Viqui Denman & Mark Hiteshew

“This is William Daniel Butler. I saw the obit for Charles in the Index Journal Newspaper, Greenwood, SC. I am into genoligy. I found Charles in my...Read More »
2 of 14 | Posted by: William D Butler - Saluda, SC

“Marion: I was saddened to read of Chuck's passing. Chuck was always a kind soul and willing to help in many ways. Please be comforted to know that...Read More »
3 of 14 | Posted by: Brenda Gress - Tampa, FL - Friend

“We both want to send our deepest sympathy to the family. Mr. Butler gave Sam his first welding job. He taught him so much and everything that he...Read More »
4 of 14 | Posted by: Sam & Debbie Hines - Tampa, FL

“It has been an honor to know and interact with Charles Butler. I have always been so touched by his devotion to his family and his beloved Marian....Read More »
5 of 14 | Posted by: Christine Schmidt - FL

“Dad, I love you so much as you loved me. You were one of the GREATEST GENERATION. a true southern gentleman. I have seen you compassion, care,...Read More »
6 of 14 | Posted by: Sharon (Sherry) Butler Terry - FL

“I remember as a teenager spending time on the Gulf with Uncle Chuck and Aunt Marian. You were a true gentleman with a ton of wisdom. Aunt Marian...Read More »
7 of 14 | Posted by: Heather Neeld and children

“I am a home health aid that helped Sharon take care of her mom and dad for 6 years and always loved them. He will be missed but I am sure that he is...Read More »
8 of 14 | Posted by: Bea DeGraw - Spring Hill, FL

“I remember as a kid spending weekends at the Hernando house with them and the many varieties of meals that we had, the conversations shared, and the...Read More »
9 of 14 | Posted by: Chance and Katie Neeld - FL

“Many fond memories of good times spent on the Gulf together. You have been a positive force in our lives. Your love for your family and devotion to...Read More »
10 of 14 | Posted by: Jennings & Robin Neeld - Leesburg, FL

“I can't believe you're gone!! You were such a big part of my childhood and my adulthood ! My memories with you are priceless! I loved the RV trip...Read More »
11 of 14 | Posted by: Alicia Butler Gay - Tampa, FL

“I am certainly saddened to hear of the passing of Uncle Chuck He was truly a " man's man", and I admired him greatly. ”
12 of 14 | Posted by: Fred Moyse - Ruskin, FL - Nephew

“I will miss you my precious Papa...I know you are Heaven looking down on us! Love always, Kamala ”
13 of 14 | Posted by: Kamala Farmer - SC

“The funeral director and staff at Blount & Curry, Terrace Oaks wish to express their sincere sympathy to the Butler Family. ”
14 of 14 | Posted by: Terrace Oaks Chapel


BUTLER, SR., Charles H., age 90, of Temple Terrace, FL, went to be with the Lord, Monday, February 25, 2013. Charles was born November 12, 1922 in Greenwood, SC. He married Marian Neeld in July 1945. Charles served in the Air Force during WWII as a pilot. After separating from the Air Force, he founded C. H. Butler Steel Fabrication in Tampa and worked there until his retirement. In addition to his wife of 67 years, he is also survived by son, Charles H. Butler, Jr.; daughters, Sharon E. Terry and Patricia A. Hutchins; 6 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends 12 - 12:30 p.m., Friday, March 1, 2013 at Blount & Curry, Terrace Oaks Chapel, with a service beginning at 12:30. Interment with Military Honors will take place at Florida National Cemetery, Bushnell. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association. Words of comfort may be expressed at blountcurryterraceoaks.com.