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Reagan W. Butler

January 12, 1935 — December 13, 2019

Reagan W. Butler, 84, of Canadian died Friday, December 13, 2019, in Canadian.

Family visitation will be 4:00 – 6:00 pm, Sunday, December 15, 2109 at Carmichael-Whatley Funeral Home in Canadian.

Graveside services will be 10:00 am Monday, December 16, 2019 at Edith Ford Memorial Cemetery with Lee Young, officiating.  Arrangements are under the direction of Carmichael-Whatley Funeral Directors of Canadian.

Reagan Wilburn Butler was born January 12, 1935 in Snyder to Leonard Eugene and Ollie Butler. He was born on a train and named after the conductor that delivered him, which might account for his love for trains. Reagan graduated from Rochester High School.  He was baptized at Key Heights Baptist Church in Perryton and was member of the Abundant Life Assembly of God Church in Canadian.  Reagan married Verna Lou Tibbets on July 22, 1953, they moved to Canadian in 1975 from Perryton.  They owned Reagan Butler Dozer Service, Reagan was known to say that working and running the dozer was his hobby.  He also loved the Rocky Mountains and wanted to go to Alaska.  Reagan was a generous man, a good daddy and husband.

Reagan is survived by 3 daughters, Gina David of Guymon, Ok, LuAnn Flowers and husband David of Stinnett, and Kelly Lair and husband Dickson of Miami; 10 Grandchildren, Jeff Jones and wife Feather of Piedmont, Ok, Steven Flowers and wife Veronica of Stinnett, Kevin Flowers and wife Mandy of Canadian, Melissa Flowers of Canadian, Brandon Lee Flowers of Mustang, Ok, Jarrod David and wife Jo of Chapmans, TN, Trint Flowers and wife Jasmine of Ada, Ok, Jill David of Guymon, Ok, Daltin Flowers and wife Jasmine of Boise City, OK, Dillon Laire of Miami; 15 great-grandchildren; a niece, Gayle Stegall of Abilene, and 3 nephews, Michael Tibbets of Paris, Martin Tibbets of Sedgwick, KS, and Bernie Holder of Bonham.  Preceding Reagan in life was his wife, Verna Lou and brother, Gene Butler.

Memorials may be made to the Edward Abraham Memorial Home or Hemphill County Hospice, 1020 S. 4th, Canadian, Texas 79014.

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Service Schedule

Past Services


Sunday, December 15, 2019

4:00 - 6:00 pm (Central time)

Carmichael-Whatley Funeral Directors of Canadian

203 S 3rd St, Canadian, TX 79014

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Graveside Service

Monday, December 16, 2019

Starts at 10:00 am (Central time)

Edith Ford Memorial Cemetery

, Canadian, TX 79014

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