Allen James Butler, 67, of Dallas passed from this life Sept. 1, 2013. A memorial service was Sept. 16, 2013, at the National Cemetery in Grand Prairie.
He was born to Arlen J. Butler and Margaret Elliott on Aug. 12, 1946. He served in the U.S. Navy and was a member of the American Legion in Dallas.
Survivors are his daughters, Lani and Diane; his father, Arlen Butler and wife Trevelyan; sisters Janie and husband Steve, Vickie and husband Floyd, and Tanya Butler; and numerous nieces and nephews.