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OBITUARY - Lawrence  Butler, Jr.

Service Info

Service Date & Time
Monday, Dec 25, 2017 at 10:00 AM
Compton | Thus. Nov. 30th |2:00P - 6:00P
Harrison-Ross Compton Chapel
436 E. Compton Blvd.
Compton, CA 90221

In Loving Memory of Lawrence  Butler, Jr.

December 16, 1985 - November 6, 2017

Lawrence Butler Jr. was born December 16, 1985, in Los Angeles, California, to the parents of Lawrence Butler and Glenys Biglow. Lawrence was the second child out of twelve.  Lawrence became affectionately known as "Bud" to his family and friends.

Lawrence received his education in the Los Angeles Unified School District. Bud worked in Warehouse Logistics for a while.  

Lawrence loved family gatherings, listening to music and watching sports, his favorite team was the Cowboys. Bud had a good sense of humor and always had a smile on his face. He also enjoyed hanging out with his friends. He just recently (2017) married his sweetheart Yewande. Bud was the life of the party, and he adored his sisters.

Those who preceded him in death were his sister, Lauretta Butler, grandparents: Billy Ray Stenson Biglow and Laura Biglow; aunts: Barbara Washington and Lisa Candy Washington; uncles: Lathett Washington and Antonio Harris; and his stepfather, Vincent Johnson.

Those left to cherish his memories are his loving wife, Yewande Butler, his parents, Lawrence Butler, Sr. and Glenys Biglow, grandparents: Serina Biglow, and Joe Charles Biglow, siblings: Evans Pittman, Laura Butler, Glenys Butler, Lauree Butler, Latheda Butler, Larletha Butler, Lorenzo Butler, Lawrence Butler, Lorenzo Johnson, and Ashley Johnson; aunts and uncles: Willie Washington, Anthony Harris, Theodore Biglow, Billy Ray Biglow, Karen Washington, Vanessa Jones and Latheda Burnett; a special friend Alexis Pugh, and host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other family, and friends.

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The family of Lawrence Butler, Jr. would like to thank you for the many acts of loving kindness shown to us during our bereavement. Your thoughtfulness is deeply appreciated and will always be remembered.

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