Delicia Gay Pevytoe
Butler of Midlothian, TX went to be with her heavenly Father on Wednesday, May 2, 2007, at the age of 48.
Gay fought a good battle to defeat Lyme disease and ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease. The funeral was held at the Cowboy Church of Ellis County and burial at Little Bethel Memorial Park in Duncanville.
Gay was born July 27, 1958, in Dallas, the beloved daughter of Leroy and Frances Pevytoe. She was an “Oak Cliff” girl, graduating from Sunset High School in 1976.
Gay’s heart was broken when she lost her sweet girl, Maggie, but Maggie is now in her arms once again.
Survivors include her husband of 16 years, Wes Butler; her son, Jordan Hansen, who was her pride and joy; stepson, Brady Butler and his wife, Kelley; sister, Kelly McCaskill and her husband, Pat, and nephews Sam and Matt McCaskill and Nicholas Vela; brother, Jeff Pevytoe and his wife, Liz, and nieces; grandmother, Lillie May Farmer; mother- and father-in-law, Pat and Jo Beth Butler; sister-in-law, Brenda and Darrel Hobbs and Debbie and David Simonton; brother-in-law, James Butler; many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews; and her beloved pets, Babs, Annie and her donkeys, Jennie, Jesus, Applejack and Rowdy.
Gay was a member of the DFW Lyme disease support group. She began attending the meetings in November 2005 after receiving her Lyme diagnosis.