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Elva Cecil Butts

Female 1904 - 1971  (66 years)


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  • Name Elva Cecil Butts 
    Born 28 Jul 1904  Stone Bluff, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 5 Feb 1971  Saint Elizabeth Hospital, Danville, Vermillion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 8 Feb 1971  Osborne Prarie Cemetery, Veedersburg, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I7760  My Genealogy

    Father Benjamin Butts 
    Mother Rebecca Regal 
    Family ID F64594  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Everett Douglass,   b. 22 Mar 1894, Montgomery County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1971, Vermillion County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 24 Dec 1920  Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Everette Earl Douglass,   b. 5 Jul 1920, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jan 1921, Infant; Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Living Douglass
     3. Living Douglass
     4. Alice Louise Douglass,   b. 5 Jul 1926, Fountain County, Indiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Mar 1946, Fountain County, Indiana; Auto-Train Crash Victim Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F10090  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • "OBITUARY NOTICE:
      MRS. ELVA DOUGLAS
      VEEDERSBURG, INDIANA
      Mrs. Elva Douglas, 65, of 304 Dewey, died at 9:35 p.m. Friday (Feb. 5,1971) at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Danville, ILL., where she had beena patient two weeks. Born July 28, 1904 at Stone Bluff, she was thedaughter of Benjamin and Rebecca Regal Butts. She was married Dec,24, 1920 in Fountain County to Everett Douglas. She attended theSterling Church of God. Survivors include her husband; a daughter,Mrs. Sylvia Holt of Covington; five sons, Gordon, Eugene and Donaldall of Veedersburg, Wayne of Cates and Carl of Brookville, FLa.; twobrothers, Earl Butts of Veedersburg and Guy Butts of VeteransAdministration Hospital in Danville, 28 grandchildren; and fivegreat-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by six children, abrother and three grandchildren. Arrangements are pending at theParham Funeral Home." The newspaper nor date of the article ismentioned. However, Joyce L.C. Elkins closely watched the two localpapers specifically, the Clintonian of Clinton, Vermillion County, andthe Rockville of Parke County, Indiana. Both papers probably wouldhave had an obituary in them. [Transcribed, SLJuhl, 05 Nov 2005from Family Douglass Records]

      "MRS. ELVA DOUGLAS (08 Feb 1971)
      VEEDERSBURG, IND. -- Services for Mrs. Elva Douglas, of 304 Dewey, whodied Friday at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Danville, will be at 2 p.m.Monday at the Parham Funeral Home in Veedersburg. Burial will be inOsborne Prairie Cemetery. Visitation will be after 2 p.m. Sunday atthe funeral home." [Transcribed 10 February 2006, SLJuhl,Compiler]