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Sharon Baxley Butehorn
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  • St. Matthew's Lutheran Church
    405 King Street
    Charleston, SC 29403

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“So very sorry to hear about Sharon.She was a lovely and talented Morher,wife,and friend.Prayers of Thanksgiving for her and the family. She will be...Read More »
1 of 6 | Posted by: Ellen Gould - Spartanburg, SC

“Sharon and I met through the Junior League. We became friends and even went to Kanuga with our children for a conference. I went to her mother's...Read More »
2 of 6 | Posted by: Sarah Stender - Charleston, SC

“May our Lord grant Sharon peace and rest in His kingdom.May He send angels of consolation to all of you - Doc, David, Kenneth, David, Susan, and all...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Ernest P. Yatrelis - Summerville, SC

“Sharon was a dear friend and will be missed. David and Fred are in our prayers. ”
4 of 6 | Posted by: Susan Holland - Spartanburg, SC

“Was so sorry to hear of Sharon's passing ~ we were classmates at Middleton and also participated in a couple of beauty pageants along the way! Love...Read More »
5 of 6 | Posted by: Melanie Barnett Jeffcoat

“Thoughts and prayers. Peace. ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Nell Postell


Sharon Baxley Butehorn, 64, of Summerville, South Carolina, wife of Dr. Henry Frederick Butehorn, Jr., passed away Tuesday, March 23, 2021. Her Graveside Funeral Service will be held Saturday, March 27, 2021 in Bethany Cemetery at 2:00 p.m.. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. Downtown Chapel.

Sharon was born October 8, 1956 in Charleston, South Carolina, daughter of the late David Waddell Baxley, Jr. M.D. and June Jones Baxley. She grew up in Charleston. She attended Queens University in Charlotte, N.C. then transferred to Clemson University. She obtained her graduate degree from Converse College. She also earned her real estate license. Initially, she was in sales. She was a dedicated member of St. Matthews Lutheran Church.

She was a kind and generous person. She enjoyed traveling, gardening, cross stitch and needlepoint.

She is survived by her husband, Henry Frederick Butehorn,Jr. M.D. of Summerville, SC; her son, David N. Gavalas of Spartanburg, SC; two brothers: Kenneth W. Baxley (Beverly) and David D. Baxley, both of Charleston and sister Susan B. Taube of Ozark, MO.

Memorials may be made to St. Matthews Lutheran Church, 405 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403.