OBITUARY: Michael Wayne Butler


Michael Wayne Butler, age 63 of Gallatin, Tennessee passed away on Thursday, November 30, 2023.

Mr. Butler was born June 9, 1960 in Kalamazoo, MI to the late Teddy Houston Butler and Bonnie Sue Earnhardt Butler. I

n addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by sister, Penny Baker; and nephew, Kevin Brandon Butler.

He is survived by son Mikey Butler (Morgan) of Gallatin; daughter, Amber Butler of Gallatin; brothers, Kevin Butler (Sherry) of Alabama and Teddy Butler (Connie) of Lafayette; sisters, Cindy Harmon (Darryl) of Georgia and Suzie Milan of Murfreesboro; grandchildren, Austin Jones, Lana Butler, Mae-Li Butler, Mack Butler, Tripp Butler, and Addison Butler; and several nieces and nephews.

Michael was a devoted grandfather and an avid Alabama fan.

Funeral Service will be on Tuesday, December 5th at 10:00 a.m. at Sellars Family Heritage at Gallatin. Visitation will be Monday, December 4th from 2:00 – 7:00 p.m. Interment will follow the service at Sumner Memorial Gardens, with family and friends serving as pallbearers.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Sellars Family Heritage at Gallatin to assist the family with expenses.

Online condolences may be submitted at

Sellars Family Heritage at Gallatin, 100 E. Albert Gallatin Avenue, Gallatin, TN 37066. 615-452-7115. Obituary line 615-452-5900. E-mail: [email protected].


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