Thomas Christopher Butler

March 6, 1969 - July 7, 2012
Thomas Christopher Butler

Thomas Christopher Butler, 43, of Leland, NC passed away Saturday, July 7, 2012 at his home in Leland, North Carolina.

Chris is survived by his parents Thomas M. and Mary A. Butler and sister Wanda B. Leggett. In addition to his parents and sister he is survived by his wife Wendy Bryant Butler, son Christopher Colton Butler, and step-children Kelly Bryant, Joseph, Grayson, and Benjamin Denman all of the home.

Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 am Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Leland NC. Interment will follow at Nelson Family Cemetery.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, July 10, 2012 from 6:00-8:00 pm at Wilmington Funeral Chapel.

The following will serve as pall bearers: Paul Allen, David Brock, Donnie Burckhalter, Alan Head, Gerald Leggett, Billy Lewis, Dean Rathburn, and Chris Yaun.

In lieu of flowers please send donations to The Boy Scouts of America- Cub Scout Pack 705, 110 Longstreet Dr, Wilmington, NC, 28451.

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Wilmington Funeral and Cremation, 1535 S. 41st Street, Wilmington, NC 28403 910.791.9099


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  • July 13, 2012
    Kim and Jimmy Roughton says:
    We are so sorry to hear about Chris. We are thinking of you and your family. Love to all, Kim, Jimmy, Heather and Kelly

  • July 12, 2012
    lou smith says:
    Wendy and Family. My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this very difficult time. I had met Chris at Kellys graduation party,he seemed to be a very loving and kind person.Hold tight to the memories ,they will help you.Give me a call sometimes .Tell all the children hello for me. Love and God Bless You Lou Smith 910-3985427

  • July 09, 2012
    Alan Head says:
    You will be missed "Big Daddy" We will always LOVE YOU brother!! Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.