Sheldon Laroy “Goldfish” Butler Sr.

December 11, 1963 - November 17, 2020 (56 years old)

Opelika, Alabama

Funeral arrangement under the care of
Harris Funeral Home

Sheldon Laroy “Goldfish” Butler Sr.

December 11, 1963 - November 17, 2020 (56 years old)

Opelika, Alabama

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Sheldon Laroy Butler Sr. Obituary

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It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Sheldon Laroy Butler Sr. of Opelika, Alabama, who passed away on November 17, 2020, at the age of 56, leaving to mourn family and friends. Family and friends are welcome to send flowers or leave their condolences on this memorial page and share them with the family.

He was loved and cherished by many people including : his wife Gloria Bell of Tuskegee, AL; his children, Sheldon Butler, Jr. of Tuskegee, AL and Montavious Butler of Tuskegee, AL; his siblings, Jada Vinson (Dwayne) of Auburn, AL, Geraldine Tinsley (Joe) of Opelika, AL, Jasper "Jack" Shorter of Opelika, AL, Henry Shorter (Eloise) of Opelika, AL and Adrian Butler (Lazonya) of Opelika, AL; his parents-in-law, Jane Bell of Tuskegee, AL and Ulysses White of Tuskegee, AL; his sisters-in-law, Lakeasha Babers (George) of Fayetteville, NC and Norma Butler of Opelika, AL; and his nieces, Tiffany Oliver of Opelika, AL and Adrianna Butler of Opelika, AL. He was also cherished by nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Viewing will be held on Monday, November 23rd 2020 from 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM. A graveside service will be held on Tuesday, November 24th 2020 at 3:00 PM at the Garden Hills Cemetery (1218 Frederick Rd, Opelika, AL 36801). CDC recommends that people wear cloth face coverings in public settings when around people outside of their household, especially when other social distancing measures are difficult to maintain.

Funeral arrangement under the care of
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Nov 23

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3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

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Nov 24

Graveside service

3:00 PM

Garden Hills Cemetery
1218 Frederick Rd, Opelika, AL 36801

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