Geraldine Butler, 90, of Calvin, WV entered into rest
on Thursday, October 20, 2016 at the SRMC Extended
Care Facility. She was born May 10, 1926 in Calvin, WV,
she was the daughter of the late William Lee and Zela
Alice Grose Matheny. She was preceded in death by her
husband, Edward Raymond Butler Sr. in 1990, one
brother, James Edmond Matheny in 1949 and by one
daughter, Janet Marie Butler Starcher in 1990.
“Gerry” worked as Post Master of Calvin Post Office
for 21 years before retiring to enjoy life with her husband,
traveling and living in Pocahontas County for a while.
She was an avid reader and enjoyed crocheting and
giving to others. She was also a graduate of Nicholas
County High School.
Survivors include one son, Edward Raymond Butler
and his wife, Elaine; two daughters, Karen Sue (Don) Britt
Margaret Ann (Hugh) Mullens; two brothers, William Lee
(Neta) Matheny and John (Betty) Matheny; one sister,
Christine Smallwood ; five grandchildren, Matt (Lisa) Britt,
Jessica Britt, Mike Starcher, Gary (Kim) Starcher and
Debbie (David) Lemons; four great grandchildren, Michal
and Alex Wahl, Colton Starcher and Malinda Lemons;
several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 AM on
Saturday, October 22, 2016 in the White Funeral Home at
Summersville with Pastor Shawn Frame officiating.
Interment will follow in the WV Memorial Gardens at
Calvin. Friends may call at the funeral home on the day
of the service one hour prior.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.