BETTY LEE NIX BUTTS

AAFA #0096

1932–2001

 

 

SHREVEPORT TIMES

Shreveport, Caddo Parish, LA—Sunday, 4 November 2001

 

SPRINGHILL [Webster Parish], LA—Mrs. Betty Lee Nix Butts, 69, of Springhill died on November 1, 2001, at Willis Knighton Medical Center in Shreveport, Louisiana, after a courageous battle with a multitude of health problems.

            Services were held on Tuesday, November 6, 2001, at Central Baptist Church where she was a member.... Burial followed at Welcome Cemetery under the direction of Bailey Mortuary, Springhill.

            Mrs. Butts, a retired Springhill High School business teacher, was preceded in death by her husband, Victor L. Butts, Jr. and her mother, Daisey Lee Nix.

            Survivors are her father, Otis Nix; sister, Willie Nix; daughter, Karen Robinson, all of Bossier City, LA; son, James Kevin Butts of Lewisville, TX; mother-in-law, Mrs. Victor Lee (Ruby) Butts of Springhill; grandchildren, Sherri Lynn Robinson and Patrick Robinson; great-grandchildren, Kristen Michelle Butts and Michael Mann....

 

AAFA NOTES: SSDI records show that Betty N. Butts (SS# issued in LA) was born 18 April 1932, last residence Springhill, Webster Parish, LA.

            Her father was Odis Lee Nix:

 

Photo from Plain Dealing Cemetery, Bossier Parish, LA, www.findagrave.com

 

            Her grandfather is probably the W.A. Alford who died 5 Dec 1932 in Caddo Parish, LA, age 61 [Louisiana Statewide Death Index, Ancestry.com].

            Her Alford lineage, beginning with her mother: Daisy Lee Alford 1915 AR2, William Albert 1872 TX3.