March 11, 1930 - January 17, 2019
Service Date: January 27, 2019
Obituaries » Johnnie Edward Butler
Mr. Johnnie Edward Butler, of Astoria, New York, entered into rest, Thursday morning at 11:02 A.M., January 17, 2019. He was born March 11, 1930, in Appling, Georgia. He was the second of five children born to the late Ruben “Bud” and Nellie Pearl Butler.
Johnnie became a Christian when he was quite a young man and joined the Olive Grove Baptist Church in Appling, Georgia. It was during his adolescence that the family moved from Columbia County to Augusta, Georgia. He received his education in the Columbia and Richmond County School Systems. He joined the United State Marine Corps. He received an honorable discharge, August 29, 1953, and returned to Augusta, Georgia……Click here to View Obituary….