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Lavonne Ruth Graslie Butler Edit Profile

also known as Mrs. Warren Elmer Butler

mayor

Lavonne Ruth Graslie Butler was American mayor. President Parent-Teachers Association, 1953—1954; member Order Eastern Star, Republican State Central Committee, since 1970; Member of Chamber of Commerce, South Dakota Press Association, National Newspaper Association, Beta Sigma Phi.

Background

Butler, Lavonne Ruth Graslie was born on August 22, 1922 in Faith, South Dakota, United States. Daughter of Ludwig Martin and Lilly Regina (Ness) Graslie.

Career

Teacher Cherry Creek District 2, Ziebach County, South Carolina, 1943—1945. Secretary to supervisor schools Faith, 1966—1968. Editor, public Faith Independent, 1969—1979.

Mayor City of Faith, 1981—1985.

Religion

Through Jesus' death on the cross, and his resurrection, God has broken the power of all that is evil, in the world and in us.

Politics

A believer should support social climates, in which human communities are maintained and strengthened for the sake of all persons and their growth.

Views

The supportive small group inside the Church is the most powerful tool for people to feel that they belong and also to learn and grow.

Membership

President Parent-Teachers Association, 1953—1954. Member Order Eastern Star, Republican State Central Committee, since 1970. Member of Chamber of Commerce, South Dakota Press Association, National Newspaper Association, Beta Sigma Phi.

Connections

Married Warren Elmer Butler, December 29, 1942. Children: Richard, James.

father:
Ludwig Martin Graslie

mother:
Lilly Regina (Ness) Graslie

spouse:
Warren Elmer Butler

children:
Richard Butler

James Butler