Nevona Butler, 76, of Benton passed away at 7:55 p.m. Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at her residence.
Mrs. Butler was born March 24, 1936 in Scott County, Tenn. to the late Rev. Virgil Cross and Versie Burress Cross. She was a homemaker and was of the Baptist faith.
She is survived by four brothers, Virgil Cross Jr. (Dawn) of Helenwood,Tenn., Gene Cross (Deborah) of Pioneer, Tenn., William Cross (Terri) and Winford Cross (Betty), both of Huntsville, Tenn.; four sisters, Ruth Adams (Don) of Benton, Fran Waterman (Troy) of Benton, May Ridenour of Piqua, Ohio, and Jill Adkins of Holland, Mich.; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Butler; and one sister, Ona Lee Stephens.
Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. Monday, August 27, 2012 at Hughes Funeral Home of Paducah with Rev. Topper Council officiating. Burial will follow at Maplelawn Park Cemetery in Paducah
Friends may call from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Lourdes Hospice, P.O. Box 7100, Paducah, KY 42002-7100.
Condolences may be sent online at www.hughesfuneral.com.