Joshua C. Butler, son of Dale and Suzette Butler and grandson of Woodrow and Ella Mae Brown, age 29, of Brownwood, Texas, died Friday, April 9, 2010, at Hendrick Medical Center in Abilene.

    Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Monday, April 12, 2010, at Heartland Funeral Home Chapel with Wayne Horton officiating. Interment will follow in Cox Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5 to 6 p.m. Sunday, April 11, 2010, at Heartland Funeral Home.

    In lieu of flowers, the family request memorials be made to New Horizons, 500 Chestnut Suite 1101, Abilene, TX 79602. www.newhorizonsinc.com

    Heartland Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.