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Francis Edward Butson

August 22, 1934 — April 12, 2021

Francis Edward Butson

Francis Edward Butson

Was born August 22, 1934, in Umatilla, Oregon. He passed away April 12 2021.

His parents were John Edward Butson and Hazel Allen.  His wife, Carol Butson, was married February 24, 1963 in Love Lock, Nevada. They were Sealed in the Cardston Alberta Temple July 28, 1964. Francis was raised in Umatilla, Oregon went to school and graduated from high school. He loved Hunting and Fishing and travel. He also liked collecting Rocks and Coins.

He was in the army for 2 years and worked for the Railroad Union Pacific for 40 years. His wife Carol is living in St. George, Utah.  They have 3 girls. Kimberly Dunbar (Oldest) and her husband Ronald live in Toquerville with their son William and their daughter Lyndsey is going to college in Cedar City. Melanee Luyet (Middle) has 2 girls, Kayla Dorsey and her husband Ian, and Brittany. They all live in Portland, Oregon. Tammie Duval (Youngest) lives in Apple Valley with her husband and son Johnathan.      

Funeral Services will be Saturday, April 17, 2021 at 12pm at the Morningside 4th Ward in St. George, Utah.

Flower Donations can be made to Carol Butson and sent to 441 E Sunland Dr. #7 St. George, UT, 84790.

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