William â€śButchâ€ť Jennings of Pensacola, Florida, formerly of Colville, passed away on Nov.11, 2013. Butch was born on June 20,1939 in Colville.
After graduating from high school, Butch joined the U.S. Air Force, where he proudly served in the Vietnam War. Butch retired from the USAF in 1978.
In 2012, Butch returned to Pensacola to be closer to his children.
Butch was preceded in death by the love of his life, Berta Eastman.
He is survived by his sister, Joan Sanchini; daughters, Shari (Bill) Horn, Jennifer Brock and Trisha (Jim) Reeves and son, Chip (Jessica) Jennings. He is also survived by seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made to the Elks National Foundation, Inc., 2750 N. Lakeview Ave., Chicago, IL 60614 or to the Florida Sheriffâ€™s Youth Ranches, Inc., P. O. Box 2000, Boys Ranch, Florida 32064.
A memorial service will be held on June 20, 10 a.m., in Colville.
A special thank you to Beth and Cliff Lackey and Judy and Roger Americk for all their kindness, love and support. For further information, contact Shari at firstname.lastname@example.org.