Wendell Franklin Butler, 92, of Shelbyville died May 15, 2023. Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 20, at Hillcrest Funeral Home with Eric Limbo officiating. Burial will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Friday evening from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m.
He was born March 10, 1931 in Birmingham, Alabama; owner of Shelbyville Carpet Company for 45 years; salesman for Raymond's Beauty Supply of Nashville for 25 years; a member of Fairlane Church of Christ and a Veteran of the U.S. Army. Wendell was a wonderful, loving, caring dad, husband, and granddaddy. He loved his family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, William Monroe Butler and Annie Jane Comstock Butler; his wife, Martha Jane Foster Butler; great granddaughter, Everly Lane Presley; brothers, William "Bill" (Martha) Butler, David (Olivia) Butler and sister, Margaret (Herschel) Ring.
He is survived by his daughter, Tracey (Ronnie) Presley; grandchildren, Michael Presley, Danielle Presley; great grandchildren, Freya Lane Presley and Phoebe Lane Presley.