Daphne 'Butch''s Story
Daphne "Butch" Jo Gillum was born Feb. 4, 1962, in Pennsylvania. She left this earth to live with the Lord July 2, 2017, after a battle with cancer.
Butch had a fun-loving spirit and was loved by everyone that knew her. She loved the Lord and sharing his word with others. Butch was a 1980 graduate of Ada High School.
Butch is survived by sons Tagus Wayne Ray Gillum and Tanner Bret Woods; mother Jan Krauter and stepfather Dewayne Sanders; grandchildren Kirby and George Gillum; their guardians Cody and Beverly Weaver; brother Kevin Turner; aunts Doris Williams and husband, Joe, Sue Thomas, Phyllis Roberts and husband, Greg, Carol Lamb and husband, Walt, Lana Woods and Dixie Ross; and uncles Glen Eldred and wife, Trudy, Jeff Eldred and wife, Misty, and Jack Eldred and wife, Jana.
The family will be holding a private memorial at a later date.
Donations may be made to OU Medical Cancer Research Center in Oklahoma City.
Published on July 7, 2017