Donnie Morris Butts, Jr.

Donnie Morris Butts, Jr.

April 18, 2021, 53, Goldsboro –

Donnie Morris Butts, Jr., 53, passed away on Sunday, April 18, 2021.

Donnie was born in Goldsboro on September 30, 1967 to the late Ann Gray Butts and Donnie Morris Butts. He had a wonderful sense of humor and never took himself too seriously. Donnie always enjoyed the opportunity to go fishing with family and friends.

A graveside service will be held on Sunday, April 25, 2021 at 2:00 p.m. in the Gray Family Cemetery, 578 Parkstown Road, LaGrange. The family will greet friends Sunday following the service at the cemetery.

Donnie is survived by his nephews, Benjamin Charles Strickland Jr. and wife Adrienne and Cameron Gray Strickland; niece, Stacie Noelle Strickland; and several great nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his aunts, Peggy Watson, Brenda Gray Peele, Rose Hinton, Emily B. Gurley and Becky B. Strickland.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister and brother-in-law, Diane and Benjamin C. Strickland and niece, Pamela Strickland Jessup.

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