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This memorial website was created in the memory of our loved one, Sammie Lee Butler, who was born in Louisiana on May 13, 1946 and passed away on January 8, 2007 at the age of 60. We will remember him forever.

Sammie Lee Butler breathed his first breath of life on May 13, 1946 in Tululah, LA with his mother and father Geneva Spears-Lewis and Earl Butler.

He received educational instruction at Potomac School and Bakersfield High School, then graduated from the School of Barbers.  His employment history consisted of being a licensed barber, an oil field crane operator with Gene Watson, and an employee with the City of Bakersfield Parks and Recreation Department.

Sammie Lee lived many years full of life with smiles, tears, and jokes all the while lovingly caring for his mother Geneva and his grandparents Sammie Hubbard and Essie Lee who both preceded him in death.

He leaves to treasure his kind and gentle spirit of life a devoted wife, Deddra B. Johnson-Butler, a caring mother, Geneva, his children Syron Sr., Judy, Lucresa, Cinnamon, Michael, Sabrina, 10 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, 2 sisters-in law, Olevia Johnson and Iris Sanders, cousin-brother, Elmo Roby Jr. and a large host of beloved cousins and dear friends who will never forget him.

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Family Tree
Tributes and Condolences
January 8, 2007   / Deddra Butler (Wife)
When I wake up that morning thinking everything looked like it was going to be a great day. Sammie was up and had my coffee ready my car was warming up for me. It was so cold that morning. We sat in the car and talk. That was one of the special thing...  Continue >>
10 years   / Deddra Butler (Wife)
It hit me, like a ton of bricks, that it would be our 10th anniversary. Then all the questions started to come. So, what is it? It is our, or it would be (our 10 anniversary) It is our, are the thought when I think about how much I love you. It ...  Continue >>
Happy Birthday   / Deddra Butler (Wife)
My sweet Sammie Lee Every time I think of you, you still make me smile. That in itself says a lot. Happy Birthday Baby. Thinking of you on your day. Wishing you were here with me.
Happy Anniversary   / Deddra Butler (Wife)
Dear Sammie Lee, I thought we would have had more time together. I think about all the thing we did not get to do. All the plans we made about our house we were getting ready to build from the ground up. Looking for a new truck and trying to fine th...  Continue >>
Six years today   / Deddra Butler (Wife)
Ever year I come here to your website, and I try to write something up lifting, but this year is difficult for me. I miss you so much. I have this big empty space in my heart and soul. I do believe I will see you again one day when I cross over. My f...  Continue >>
Year number 7 Without you my love  / Deddra Butler (Wife)    Read >>
A Blessing on Earth  / Mrs. Butler Missing You (Wife)    Read >>
9 Year today  / Deddra Butler (Wife)    Read >>
Eight Years  / Deddra Butler (Wife)    Read >>
Happy Birthday  / Deddra Butler (Wife)    Read >>
Happy Birthday  / Deddra Butle (Wife)    Read >>
Happy Anniversary 6 years Today  / Deddra Butler (Wife)    Read >>
Your Love at Christmas Time  / Mrs Deddra Butler (Wife)    Read >>
Happy Anniversary  / Mrs Sammie Lee Butler (Wife)    Read >>
Love is everlasting  / Deddra Butler (Wife)    Read >>
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His legacy
Love one another the way you want to be loved  

LOVE (luv)
a deep and tender feeling of affection for or attachment or devotion to a person or persons
 
To really know this man is to know love. 

 
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