Joe and Velma Butler
Joe and Velma Butler
Joe and Velma Butler of Milton, Ky. will celebrate their 65th anniversary on Wednesday, July 3, 2013. The couple were married July 3, 1948 at Mt. Byrd Christian Church in Milton, Ky. Brother A.V. McConnell presided over the ceremony.

Mr. Butler was president and chairman of the board for 25 years and director for 47 years with Shelby Energy Corporation. He has also been a farmer all of his life. Mrs. Butler worked for the Madison Bank & Trust Company for 25 years. They are members of Mt. Byrd Christian Church.

The couple have two sons, Rick Butler of Milton, Ky. and the late Steve Butler. They also have two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

They will celebrate with family.