Barbara Butts, 85, of Davenport passed away on Thursday, May 30, 2019 at Senior Star at Elmore Place.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Monday at McGinnis-Chambers Funeral Home in Bettendorf. Visitation will be held from 11:30 a.m. until the time of services at the funeral home. Burial will be at Davenport Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorials may be directed to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Barbara was born on December 21, 1933 in Moline, Illinois. On March 8, 1953, she married Charles Butts at Calvary Baptist Church in Davenport. Prior to her retirement in 1994, she worked as a dispatcher for the City of Bettendorf. She enjoyed gardening and was also a former volunteer on the surgical floor at Trinity in Bettendorf.
Those left to honor her memory are her children, Deb (Fred) Haussmann and Scott (June) Butts, both of Bettendorf; and two grandchildren, Tyler (Laurel) Ritter of Davenport, Curtis Ritter of Bettendorf.
In addition to her parents and husband, Charles, she was preceded in death by a brother and a sister.