About Richard L Butterfield:
BUTTERFIELD, Richard Lee of Holland & Milam County. Age 88. Died ?/1973 (Saturday). He had been in a
Temple nursing home for the past 6 months and died there suddenly at 7:45 a.m. Saturday. Services held
(Monday) in the Phillips & Luckey Chapel, Rockdale. Burial in the Salty Cemetery near Thorndale. The
Rev. Alvin Coleman, Methodist minister of Cameron, officiated. He had been living in Holland, but had
spent most of his life in Milam County. BORN 8/28/1884, in Washington County. Married Miss Annie M.
Rolan on 3/4/1904 in Milam County. Wife died 10/20/1971. 3 infant children also preceded him in death.
SURVIVORS: Son, Richard H. Butterfield of Conroe; 6 daughters, Mrs. Oma Clauson of Arkansas, Mrs. Eva
Taylor of Cameron, Mrs. Opal Herrington of Cameron, Mrs. Ruth Beasley of Holland, Mrs. Ruby Talbert
of Jarrell, and Mrs. Edna Volden of Houston; 39 grandchildren; 97 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildren
Precinct 6, Milam, Texas
R T Butterfield 45
Minie Butterfield 41
Henry Butterfield 20
Ruth Butterfield 12
Ruby Butterfield 9
Edner Butterfield 4 4/12
About Annie Mary Rolan:
BUTTERFIELD, Mrs Annie M. of Cameron. Age 82. Died 10/21/1971 (Wednesday) in a local hospital. Services
were held Friday at Marek-Burns-Laywell Funeral Home. Burial in Salty Cemetery. Jim Yates officiated.
BORN 1/10/1889 at Caldwell and lived in Cameron since 1960. SURVIVORS: Husband, Richard L. Butterfield
of Cameron; son, Richard H. Butterfield of Conroe; 6 daughters, Mrs. Oma Clawson of Lou Ann, AR., Mrs.
Eva Belle Taylor of Cameron, Mrs. Opal Herrington of Cameron, Mrs. Ruth Beasley, Mrs. Ruby Talbert,
Mrs. Edna Voldan, all of Houston; 4 brothers, Kirby Rolan of Kerrville, Charles Rolan of Tanglewood,
Amos Rolan of Brady, James Rolan of Houston; 3 sisters, Mrs. Pearl Barker, Mrs. Rosa Beard, both of
Ft.Worth, Mrs. Bert Traffenstedt of Caligosta, Ca.; 39 grandchildren; 97 great-grandchildren;4 great-great-grandchildren