Ranger Exes Memorial - Others

NOLAN MAYFIELD BUTLER, 70, died Oct. 25, 1994 in Lubbock, TX, from complications following anuerism surgery. Burial was in the Evergreen Cemetery in Ranger, TX. His body has since been moved to Hereford, TX. Nolan was born Dec. 26, 1923 at Hylton, TX. He grew up in Morton Valley and graduated from Morton Valley High School. He was a Veteran of WW II, serving in the U.S. Navy. He married Willie Ruth Dunlap in May of 1947 in Carbon. He was employed by Lone Star Gas Company for 43 years. He moved to Hereford in 1988 and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Hereford, member of the Hereford Lions Club, and a former executive director of the United Way for Deaf Smith County. Survivors at the time of his death include his wife, Willie Ruth of Hereford; a daughter, Elaine Forester of Hereford; a son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Rhonda Reid Butler (both of RHS-1970) of Stephenville; three brothers, J.C. Butler of Eastland (now decd), Bryan Butler (now decd), and Alton Butler of Casa Grande, AZ; two sisters, Inez Wilkerson of Casa Grande, AZ and Monnie Sanders of Cleburne; three grandchildren, Jeff & Justin Butler of Stephenville, & Tracy Forester of Hereford.