POCOLA — Viola Butler, 78, of Pocola died Saturday, Sept. 2, 2000, in Fort Smith. She was a homemaker, attended First Baptist Church of Pocola, was an active member of the Pocola Senior Citizens Quilting Group and was the widow of James F. Butler.
Funeral will be 10 a.m. Monday in Evans Chapel of Memories in Poteau with burial at
Greenhill Cemetery in Cameron under the direction of Evans and Miller Funeral Home of Poteau.
She is survived by four daughters, Linda Jo Bailey of Oklahoma City, Bonnie Odum of Broken Arrow, Verlan Day of Edmond and Lynell Henderson of Rogers; two sons, Daniel Butler of Muldrow and Phillip Butler of Reydon, Okla.; one sister, Lois Raymond of Panama; five brothers, W.C. Monks of Greenwood, Frank Monks of Fort Gibson, Okla. and Dave, Alfred and August Monks, all of Panama; 13 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.