Parke Kramer Butts, 89, of Summer Shade, KY died June 5, 2015 at NHC in Glasgow, Ky. He was born on July 19, 1925 in Caseyville, KY to the late Michael VanBuren and Anna Mabel Kramer Butts. He was a United States Marine Veteran of World War II and was Baptist by faith. He is survived by three daughters, Glenda Butts and Thomas Horner of Glasgow, KY, Mary Helen and Larry Devore of Edmonton, KY, and Elizabeth and Richard Barrett of Edmonton, KY; three sons, Warren P. Butts of California, David and Cindy Butts of Indianapolis, and Jimmy and Vicki Worthey Butts of Union County, KY; one brother, Homer Kenneth and Mandy Lou Butts of Union County, KY and six grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Galena McDowell Butts; his parents, and one daughter, Nora Ellen Butts; three brothers and two sisters. Visitation was held Saturday, June 6, at the McMurtrey Funeral Home in Summer Shade, KY and continued at Rose-Gilbert Funeral Home in Cave In Rock, IL on Sunday, June 7 and Monday June 8, until service time at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial followed at Cave Hill Cemetery. Paul C. Rowan American Legion Post 571 conducted military honors.