Alvis “Butch” Dennis, 86 of Blossom, passed away Wednesday, August 28, 2019.
Funeral services have been set for 2:00 PM Friday, August 30, 2019 at Fry-Gibbs Funeral Home with Rev. Benny Dollins and Rev. Doug Holt officiating. A private family burial will follow at Knights of Honor Cemetery in Blossom. No formal visitation has been set.
Butch was born on December 17, 1932 in Slaton, Texas to Lee and Alma Dennis. He married Pat Dickerson on December 8, 1950 in Lindale, Texas. Butch served in the United States Army. He attended the Blossom and Paris Church of God. He was an avid RV’er and loved to travel all over the United States.
He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Pat; children, Mark Dennis and wife Chris, Kerry Dennis; 3 grandchildren: 7 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great-grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews and other family members.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Ed Dennis and Louis Dennis.
The family request memorials be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.