Richard Allen “Bubba” Butler II


Richard Allen “Bubba” Butler, II, 27, of Cleveland, passed away unexpectedly in his sleep at his residence on Monday, Nov. 29, 2021.

He was born Nov. 7, 1994, in Chattanooga, to Richard Butler Sr. and Tammy Burns Butler, both of Cleveland.

Bubba was of the Baptist faith and worked in construction. He was a loving father, brother and son.

Bubba was an avid gamer and electronic builder who loved spending time with his family. Bubba was a warm loving individual who loved helping anyone and everyone.

He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Mina Sue Tallent; godmother, Carolyn Sue Ashe; grandparents, Dudley and Frankie Butler; and step-grandmother, Sheilla Faye- Cross.

In addition to his parents, Bubba is survived by his daughter, Sorona Ellis Butler (4), of Murphy, N.C.; sister, Francesca (Joseph) Butler-Metzger, of Cleveland; brother, Zachary Butler and fiancé, Caitlyn Kidder, of Cleveland; sister-in-law, Milley Geren, of Cleveland; nieces: Lillianna Butler, Audriana Brown Vayda Metzger, Phoebie Jade Butler, Alana Butler, Candence Butler, all of Cleveland; nephews: Wyatt Williams of Rome, Ga., and Daxton Jasper Butler, of Cleveland; and several special cousins and friends.

Visitation will be held on Saturday, Dec. 4, 2021, from 4 to 8 p.m., at Companion Funeral Home, with a service to follow in the chapel.


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