Bob Butts, 88, of Frankfort, passed away at Wesley Manor on Thursday, June 18, 2020. He was born in Michigantown on Sept. 3, 1931 to Willard and Frona (Sheets) Butts. He married Wilmalee Dunn on March 25, 1951. She passed away on Aug. 14, 1997.
Bob was a 1950 graduate of Michigantown High School. After school, he served in the US Army, for two years, with the 5th Armored Division – 1st Cavalry. He was a member of the Michigantown United Methodist Church, farmed for over 50 years, and enjoyed horses and antique tractors.
Bob is survived by his daughters, Kathyrn (Jack) Barrett and Rhonda (Danny) Edwards; grandchildren, Blaine (Lori) Barrett and Kaleb (Mallory) Barrett; great-grandchildren, Avree, Aidan, Anson and Amrin Barrett; special friend, Lou Ann Mitchell; two nieces, four nephews, and several great-nieces and great-nephews.
In addition to his wife, Bob was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Oretha Cloud.
A private family service was held with an on-demand service available on the funeral home website. Burial was in Bunnell Cemetery.
Genda Funeral Home in Frankfort assisted with arrangements.
Online condolences may be made at www.genda funeralhome.com