News and Tribune

November 26, 2013

James ‘Butch’ Royal, 67; Jeffersonville

— Visitation for James “Butch” Royal, 67, Jeffersonville, will be from 3 to 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 30,  at Scott Funeral Home, Jeffersonville. A graveside service will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1, at Antioch Church Cemetery, Bloomfield. He died Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, at Baptist East Hospital with his family by his side.  

He was born Sept. 27, 1946 in Linton, and was a member of Bloomfield Church of Christ. He was a retired pipefitter with Local 157 and a member of the Kentucky Cutlery Association.    

He is survived by his loving wife of 47 years, Marilyn Royal; two children, Hunter Royal and his wife, Sandra, and Jill Scott and her husband, Jeff; three sisters, Loessa Hayes, Suzie Felton, and Yvette Anderson and her husband, Gary; and three grandchildren, Hannah Scott, Danielle Royal and Andrew Scott.    

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