Mr. Levan Butler was born November 22, 1936, in Horry County, SC to the late Van and Letha Butler. He professed his faith to Christ and joined Faith Assembly of Disciples Apostolic Church where he was a dedicated member for over 30 years.
He was united in holy matrimony to the late Ruby Thelma Butler on September 27th, 1959. This union was blessed with five children.
Mr. Butler spent most of his life doing masonry work. After receiving his GED, he served on the Atlantic Beach Police Department as an officer for many years, and in his later years he sold produce in the community. He peacefully departed this life September 17th, 2022, at Conway Medical Center in Conway, South Carolina. He was preceded in death by his son Levan Butler Jr.
His life will forever be cherished in the lives of his children; James (Miriam) Butler, Eddie L. Butler, Chellen M. Butler, and Francine (late-Franklin) Sherald, all of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina; eleven grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren; and special friends Lavern Myers, George Myers, Dan Myers Jr., and Melvin Corbitt of Burgess, South Carolina, also Johnny “Fox” Wright of Pawleys Island, South Carolina.
Levan Butler of the Burgess community passed away on Saturday, September 17, 2022, at Conway Medical Center. There will be a funeral service held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, September 23, 2022, at Ocean View Funeral Home and Beach Crematory, Myrtle Beach Chapel. A viewing will be held prior to the service from 1:00 p.m. until 2:00 p.m.