Robert Stephen Butler
Robert Stephen Butler, 67, of Kansas City, M., formerly of Panama, died Friday, Dec. 16, 2011 at his home. Robert was a Vietnam veteran. He retired after 31 years as a maintenance man for Georgia Pacific Box Co. He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Lori Bell Butler; four brothers, Benton Butler, Reuben Butler, Charles Butler and Bobby Butler. Survivors include his wife, Pat of the home; son, Stephen Butler and wife, Melanie of Kansas City, Mo.; stepson, Randy Moffett and wife Angie of Kansas City; stepdaughter, Tammy Reed of Kansas City; two sisters, Lois Berg and husband Lawrence of Mena, Ark., and Mary Plummer and husband Darrell of Poteau; four brothers, Joe Butler and James Butler of Fort Smith, Ark., J.C. Ahart and wife Barbara of Kearney, Mo., and John Butler of Independence, Mo.; 11 grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.A private family memorial service will be held.Online condolences may be made at www.charterfunerals.com and evansandmillerfuneralhomes.com.Arrangements are under the direction of Evans and Miller Funeral Home, Poteau.