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Rayeleana Butrum, 27, Russell County, KY (1986-2014)

She was a native of Indianapolis, IN, and a resident of Jamestown, KY, at the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late Ricky O. Butrum and Cynthia R. Hunter Butrum, and the granddaughter of Bill Hunter. Her husband, Bobby Rankins, survives. She leaves 3 direct living descendants. She was a homemaker
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Rayeleana Butrum, 27, Little Louisville Road, Jamestown, KY, died Saturday, February 15, 2014, at 5:40amCT.

The funeral service will be at the H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, 202 N Main Street, Jamestown, KY, at 11amCT, Tuessday, February 18, with Brother Bodie Emerson and Bro. Bill Welker officiating. Burial will be in Jamestown Cemetery. Visitation will be after 5pmCT, Monday, February 17, 2014, at the funeral home.

Rayeleana Butrum, Jamestown, Russell County, KY (1986-2014)

She was born June 19, 1986, in Indianapolis, Marion County, IN. She was the daughter of the late Ricky O. Butrum and Cynthia R. Hunter Butrum. She died Saturday, February 15, 2014, in Jamestown, Russell County, KY, at the age of 27 years, 7 months, and 26 days.

She was a homemaker.

She is survived by her husand, Bobby Rankins, Jamestown, KY and the following:
  • Two sons: Trevor Rankins and Bentley Rankins, both of Jamestown, KY

  • One daughter: Miley Rankins, Jamestown, KY

  • Four brothers: Ryan Butrum and Robbie Butrum, both of Jamestown, KY; and Zachary and Travis Butrum, both of Indianapolis, IN

  • One sister: Miranda Butrum, Jamestown, KY

  • Maternal grandfather: Bill Hunter, Jamestown, KY

  • Maternal great grandmother: Sadie Waskom, Indianapolis, IN

  • Seven aunts: Debra Bernard, Christine Hunter, Deanna Thornsberry, Amanda Upton, Shane Parker, and Teresa and Beverly Rankins
The family requests donations to Rankins Childrens Fund.

The H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, 202 N Main Street, Jamestown, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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