Brenda Ann (Hester) Butler

Published 9:20 am Thursday, December 3, 2020

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Brenda Ann (Hester) Butler gained her wings peacefully yet unexpectedly while surrounded by family on December 1, 2020. Born in High Point, North Carolina, Brenda lived most of her life in Louisiana.

Survived by siblings, Patricia Hester, Ray Hester, Becky Tuttle and Lee Hester of North Carolina, daughter, Kembra (and spouse Steve Lee) of Destrehan and son, Harris “Bo” (and spouse, Rita) of Towanda, KS, grandchildren, Lenzie Lee Henderson (Brett), Paxton Lee (Christy), Samantha Kessler (Alex), and Harris Butler, IV and 8 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by husband, Harris Butler Jr.

Brenda received her Master’s Degree in Education and retired from a career with the St. John Parish School System. She worked in many of the schools and the central office. She enjoyed many hobbies including sewing, reading, traveling, shopping and painting.

A Celebration of Life will be held in the future. The family requests privacy as they deal with her passing. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the charity of your choice or The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, 888.557.7177,

Condolences may be sent to 100 Villere Place, Destrehan, LA 70047.