Esther Mae Butler



Esther Mae Butler, 85, of Alexandria, Virginia, passed on January 9, 2018, at Inova Fairfax Hospital, Falls Church, Virginia.

She was born on December 19, 1932, and was preceded in death by her husband, Hugh U. Butler and a son, Gregory Downell.

Esther is survived by four daughters: Marian E. Butler of Alexandria, VA, Cheryl D. Downell of Alexandria, VA, Lisa B. Allen of Springfield, VA, and Esther M. Russell of Manassas, VA; two sisters: Lindsay Wilkerson and Doris Pettis both of Warrenton, VA; 6 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; and a daughter in law, Shirley D. Downell.

Family will receive friends on Wednesday, January 17, 2018, from 11am until 12 pm with funeral services starting at 12 pm at, Walnut Grove Baptist Church, 8909 Meetze Road, Warrenton, Virginia, 20187. Rev. André E. Marshall Sr. will deliver the eulogy.

Interment will be private.