Frances Marie “Bootie” Buttner, 77,
died peacefully surrounded by her family on November
6, 2015 in Ruckersville, Virginia after an extended
Frances was born October 1, 1938, daughter of the
late Earnest Earl Morris and Mattie Margaret Morris.
She was a lifelong member of Southside Church of
God and retired from Comdial after 42 years of
Frances is survived by her husband of 52 years,
Terry Wayne Buttner; her son, Troy Wayne Buttner and
his wife, Pam; granddaughters, Sara Beth Buttner and
her fiancé, Ray Caddell, III and Samantha Brooke
Buttner; brother, Olen Weaver Morris and his wife,
Ruth; sister, Elna M. Collier; sister-in-law, Odessa
Morris; faithful friend, Peggy Wilson.
Frances’ greatest love was her family and her
life was spent caring for all. Frances leaves behind
numerous nieces and nephews who were a large part of
her life and who were faithfully by her side during
Frances was preceded in death by her brothers,
Aubrey Morris, Sr., Preston Johnson “P.J.” Morris,
Bobby Leake Morris; brother-in-law, Tommie Collier;
niece, Bonnie Kay Collier; and nephew, Tommie Lee
The family wishes to thank all of those who cared
for her during her illness.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be
made in her memory to
Hospice of the Piedmont,
675 Peter Jefferson Parkway Suite 300,
Charlottesville, VA 22911.
A graveside service will be held at 1:00 P.M.
Monday, November 9, 2015 at
Evergreen Church Cemetery.
An online guestbook is available at
Ryan Funeral Home of Ruckersville is in charge of