Boyd R. “Butch” McWhorter, 88 of Seymour passed away Monday, November 4, 2019 in Seymour.
Graveside services will be held Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. in the Masonic Cemetery under the direction of Archer Funeral Home.
Butch was born August 5, 1931 in Baylor County to E.L. and Braden Russell McWhorter. He was a 1948 graduate of Seymour High School and a veteran of the U.S. Army and Army Reserves. Butch was a long haul trucker for 58 years, driving border to border and ocean to ocean and made 15 trips up the Alaskan Highway on 122 miles of gravel road. He was preceded in death by his parents, E.L. and Braden McWhorter; a sister, Betty Lynn Wagner and a brother-in-law, Charles Wagner.
He is survived by a niece, Karen and Pet Hendricks of Roswell, NM; a nephew, Chuck and Dana Wagner of Roswell, NM; great nephews and nieces, Russell Hendricks, Kelsey and Blu Stoneman and Braden and Caleb Widener; 2 great great nieces, 1 great great nephew and several cousins.
Visitation will be from 6:00 until 7:00 p.m., Friday at the funeral Home.