Leona Butterfield

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Leona Butterfield, 96, of Cassville, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2016, at Lacoba Nursing Home in Monett.

She was born Aug. 12, 1920, in Barry County, one of three sets of twins, of Robert and Laura (Danley) Laney. She was married to Carl Painter, who preceded her in death. She later married Charles Mutrux and after his death she married Harley Butterfield, who also preceded her in death. Others preceding her in death were her parents; one son, Leon Painter; one son and one daughter in infancy; one stepdaughter, Jean Hardin; two brothers and six sisters.

Survivors include: one son, Bob Painter and his, wife, Janie, of Monett; one daughter, Carol Thomas and her husband, Marvin, of Cassville; one stepson, Gary Butterfield and his wife, Terri, of Pierce City; 11 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

She received her education at Ridgley and was a life-long resident of Barry County. She was a self-employed rental property manager.

Funeral services were held Friday at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Pastor James Weaver conducted the services. Burial was at Maplewood Cemetery in Exeter.

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Cassville, Missouri