Joda Elizabeth "Tiny" Butts, age 100, of Ivel, widow of William "Bill" Butts, passed away Thursday, February 21, 2019 at her residence. She was born August 17, 1918 in Ivel, a daughter of the late John Nelson Stratton and Nancy Onolda Travis Stratton. She attended the Toms Creek Freewill Baptist Church and was a homemaker, seamstress and quilter.
She is survived by her son; John D. Butts, Lexington, KY, sister; Ruth Joann Hall, Prestonsburg, KY and grandson; Eric Ryan Butts.
In addition to her husband and parents she was preceded in death by her daughter-in-law; Patsy Hall Butts, five brothers; Charlie, Edward S., Oliver, Billy Estes and John Nelson Stratton JR., four sisters; Mary Stratton, Millie Gibson, Cora Mae Stratton and Zella Ratliff.
Funeral service will be conducted Sunday, February 24, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel with Derek Hall officiating. Burial will follow in the Davidson Memorial Gardens, Ivel, KY, visitation is from 6 until 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home, under the professional and dignified care of the Hall Funeral Home, Martin, Kentucky.