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Charles "Chuck" Gregory Butters

Charles "Chuck" Gregory Butters
  • May 15, 1949 - July 17, 2020
  • Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
  • Memorials may be made to:
  • St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
    501 St. Jude Place
    Memphis, TN 38105
  • Or:
  • Hollings Cancer Center
    86 Jonathan Lucas Street
    Charleston, SC 29425

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“Nancy,I am so sorry for your loss. I enjoyed our Super Bowl parties where I would always pull for the opposite team that Chuck was pulling for, just...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Norma Jean Page - Mount Pleasant, SC

“Sandi and I have lost a good friend.We will miss his neighborly smile and his Expertise on growing local southern grasses..Chuck enjoyed sharing a...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Martin and Sandi Carter - Friend

“God bless him. We shared more than a few classes over the course of our four years in the class of 67. I'm glad someone said Chuckie, ecause he was...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Mark Reagan - Bluffton, SC

“To Nancy and family. Know that Chuck and all of you are in my thoughts and prayers.... I graduated from XBHS with Chuck. Great Memories! ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Fr. Rocco Puopolo - Holliston, MA

“Dear Nancy,Doug, Courtney and extended family....We light this candle so Chuck will know will miss him and will forever hold him dear in our hearts...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Loretta & Doug Vincent - FISHKILL, NY

“My wife Loretta and our children & I met Chuck, Nancy, Doug & Courtney in Maine, some 25 years ago and "reaquainted" every summer. Our families...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: douglas s Vincent - Friend

“Nancy,Tom and I are saddened to learn of your profound loss. We have fond memories of his kindness and his deep love of family. We are keeping you...Read More »
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8 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“I remember "Chuckie" when he was student at Xaverian Brothers HS and I was teaching there. He was well-liked and personable. Prayers for him and...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Eugene Trainor - Teacher

“I was so sorry to hear of Chuck's passing. May his love and warm memories help you through this difficult time. ”
10 of 11 | Posted by: Katy Rae Abatuno - Hull, MA

“I am so sorry to hear about the families loss.may the families hearts ♥ be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times the family shared...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: A friend


Charles "Chuck" Gregory Butters, 71, of Mount Pleasant, SC, husband of Nancy Mulkern Butters entered into eternal rest Friday, July 17, 2020. Due to the health and safety of all during this COVID-19 pandemic, a Celebration of Chuck's life will be scheduled for a later date. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. Mount Pleasant Chapel.

Charles was born May 15, 1949 in Boston, MA to Edwin F. and Helen M. Butters. He graduated from Xaverian Brothers High School and graduated with honors from Boston College in 1971. He received his MEd degree from University of Massachusetts/Boston and CAGS from Bridgewater State College. Chuck was employed as a science teacher in Boston Public Schools until his retirement. He also taught in the Charleston County Schools. His interests included travel, gardening, history and spending time at the beach.

He is survived by his loving wife Nancy E. (Mulkern), his son, Douglas G. Butters and his wife Rachel Handren of Myrtle Beach, SC, and his daughter, Dr. Courtney Joseph and her husband Dr. Mark Joseph; three grandchildren, Camden Butters, Cooper and Clara Joseph; brothers, Alan Butters (Cynthia) of Westwood, MA and Edwin "Ted" Butters (Kathleen) of Needham, MA.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister, Marilyn Butters.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St., Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105 www.stjude.org/donate or Hollings Cancer Center Office of Development, 86 Jonathan Lucas Street, Charleston, SC, 29425.