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From: "Randy Butler" <>
Subject: [SCGREENW] Obituary of Kathleen (Volrath) Butler
Date: Fri, 21 Aug 2009 07:59:23 -0500


Obituary - Kathleen Volrath Butler

The Index Journal, Greenwood, SC

March 22, 1946, pg 8

Death Claims Mrs. Butler

Funeral Services Sunday Afternoon in Duke Street Baptist Church in Ninety
Six

Mrs. Kathleen Vollrath Butler, wife of Pinkney Butler died this morning
at her home, 336 Saluda Street in Ninety six after an illness of over four
months. Mrs. Butler was a native of Georgia, a daughter of George P.
Vollrath and Mrs. Emma Milhurt Vollrath of Elberton County, Ga. She was 37
years of age on the 7th of last August.

For the past seventeen years Mrs. Butler had made her home in Ninety
six, having lived in Georgia prior to this time. She was a faithful member
of the Duke Street Baptist church of Ninety six. She was willing to do any
service called for as long as she was physically able. She will be greatly
missed in her church and home community.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by three children; Albert,
Walter Lee and Ralph Howard Butler, Ninety six, her parents, Mr. and Mrs.
George T. Vollrath, Elberton, Ga., two half brothers and two half sisters;
Howard Vollrath, Danielsville, Ga., J. R. Vollrath, Pendergrass, Ga., Mrs.
Lucille Harrel, Pendergrass, Ga., and Mrs. J. D. Waddell, Hendersonville, N.
C.

Funeral services will be held Sunday afternoon at 3 o'clock from the
Duke Street Baptist church with the Rev. C. H. Sutherland, the Rev. George
Baker and the Rev. J. T. Duckett officiating. Burial will follow in Elmwood
cemetery.

The following friends have been requested to serve as active
pallbearers: T. J. Collins, Lewis J. Price, Roy Cassells, Dewey Lawson,
Albert Burton and Carl Parker. After 7 o'clock tonight the body will be at
the home in Ninety six to await the funeral hour. Blyth service.





I have this family attached as follows:



1 Kathleen Vollrath b: 07 Aug 1908 in Acworth, Cobb, Georgia, USA d: 22 Mar
1946 in , Greenwood, SC

. +Albert Pinkney Butler Sr. b: 01 Nov 1908 in Greenwood, South Carolina d:
15 Dec 1990 in Greenwood, South Carolina

........ 2 Albert Butler b: in South Carolina

........ 2 Ralph Howard Butler b: in South Carolina, USA

........ 2 Walter Lee Butler b: in South Carolina, USA

........ 2 Infant Butler b: 27 Mar 1937 in Ninety Six, South Carolina d: 27
Mar 1937



Her DC is as follows:

1946 - Death Cert. #14943, Greenwood Co, SC

Mrs. Kathleen Volbrath Butler

Female, White, md to Mr. Pinkney Butler

b. August 7, 1908, Elberton Co, GA

father: George T. Volbrath, Elbertson Co, GA.

mother: Emma Milhurt, Elberton Co, GA

d. March 22, 1946, Ninety-Six, Greenwood Co, SC

cause: carcinoma of the thyroid; metastisis of the lungs.

informant: Mr. Pinkney Butler, Ninety-Six, SC

buried: Elmwood

UT: Blyths Services



Her husband Albert Pinkney Butler I have as follows:



1 Albert Pinkney Butler Sr. b: 01 Nov 1908 in Greenwood, South Carolina d:
15 Dec 1990 in Greenwood, South Carolina

. +Kathleen Vollrath b: 07 Aug 1908 in Acworth, Cobb, Georgia, USA d: 22 Mar
1946 in , Greenwood, SC

........ 2 Albert Butler b: in South Carolina

........ 2 Ralph Howard Butler b: in South Carolina, USA

........ 2 Walter Lee Butler b: in South Carolina, USA

........ 2 Infant Butler b: 27 Mar 1937 in Ninety Six, South Carolina d: 27
Mar 1937

*2nd Wife of Albert Pinkney Butler Sr.:

. +Ella Seymour b: 21 Oct 1900 d: 25 Jul 1987



Albert Pinkney Butler's parents are as follows:



1 Ira Butler b: 14 Aug 1874 in Edgefield, South Carolina d: 26 Nov 1921 in
Saluda, S.C.

. +Jane Leopard b: 27 Jun 1879 in Edgefield District, South Carolina d: 22
Dec 1971 in Greenwood, South Carolina

........ 2 Bennie Butler d: Aft. 1977

........ 2 Hettie Mae Butler b: 01 Jun 1898 in Edgefield County, S.C. d: 16
Jun 1977 in , Greenwood, SC

............ +John Olin Adams b: 31 May 1899 in Greenwood, South Carolina d:
22 Oct 1958 in Greenwood, South Carolina, USA

........ 2 James Artis Butler b: 27 Jun 1900 in Greenwood, S.C. d: 29 Nov
1991

............ +Aeria Unknown b: 1900

........ 2 Rufus Butler b: 11 Jan 1902 in Greenwood, S.C. d: 12 Nov 1997 in
Greenwood, S.C.

............ +Annie Ruth Davis b: 18 Jan 1903 in Elberton, Elbert, Georgia,
USA d: 30 Jul 1977 in Greenwood, S.C.

........ 2 James Andrew Butler b: 21 Aug 1903 in Edgefield County, S.C. d:
18 Aug 1980 in Edgefield County, S.C.

............ +Thelma Price b: 22 Feb 1909 in Edgefield County, S.C. d: Feb
1986

........ 2 Essie Orean Butler b: 28 Jun 1905 in , Greenwood, SC d: 23 Feb
1999 in Newberry, Newberry,

South Carolina, United States of America

............ +John Edward Farmer b: 13 Mar 1902 in Clayton, Rabun, Georgia,
USA d: 26 Apr 1991 in Newberry, Newberry, South Carolina,

USA

........ 2 Benjamin Daniel Butler b: 18 Nov 1906 in Ninety Six, , Greenwood
County, South Carolina d: 15 Feb 1994 in Greenwood South

Carolina

............ +Madge Alice Dorn b: 03 Aug 1906 in Greenwood, South Carolina
d: Jul 1978 in Greenwood South Carolina

........ 2 Albert Pinkney Butler Sr. b: 01 Nov 1908 in Greenwood, South
Carolina d: 15 Dec 1990 in Greenwood, South Carolina

............ +Kathleen Vollrath b: 07 Aug 1908 in Acworth, Cobb, Georgia,
USA d: 22 Mar 1946 in Greenwood, SC

........ *2nd Wife of Albert Pinkney Butler Sr.:

............ +Ella Seymour b: 21 Oct 1900 d: 25 Jul 1987

........ 2 Vera Alice Butler b: 1912 in Edgefield County, S.C. d: Bet. 1920
- 1927

............ +Olin Lee Bledsoe b: 10 Nov 1905 in Edgefield County, S.C. d:
02 Apr 1997 in Saluda, South Carolina, USA

........ 2 Nellie Ada Butler b: 15 Apr 1913 in Greenwood, S.C. d: 22 Jan
1993

............ +Buford Monroe Bledsoe b: 10 Feb 1909 in Saluda County, South
Carolina d: 11 Dec 1989

........ 2 Harold Sheppard Butler b: 11 Dec 1914 in Ninety Six, South
Carolina d: 19 Dec 1995 in Greenwood, South Carolina

............ +Mamie Ethel Lanier b: 04 Jan 1920 in Edgefield, South Carolina
d: 02 Sep 1997 in Greenwood, South Carolina

........ 2 Nannie Zora Butler b: 31 Aug 1916 in Greenwood, S.C. d: 29 Oct
2005 in Columbia, S.C.

............ +Marion Lawrence Bledsoe b: 18 Jan 1917 in Saluda County, South
Carolina d: 14 Jan 1974 in Saluda, S.C.

........ 2 Jeanette Butler b: 1921 in Greenwood County, South Carolina

............ +B. L. Turner



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