ORMOND BEACH, FL – Gail Ann Boothroyd Buttry, 77, died March 27, 2016 in Daytona Beach, FL after a period of declining health.
Born in Fall River, MA, she was the daughter of the late Edwin and Emily McCrosson Boothroyd. After graduating from Duke University, she married Alton N. Buttry, Jr. and raised her family in Durham. She will be remembered as a substitute teacher at Bethesda Elementary School and then as a bank teller with Wachovia Bank.
She is survived by her children Susan Buttry, Cynthia Green, David Buttry and Nancy Sparrow; one brother, Edwin Boothroyd (Sallie); grandchildren, Victoria Green, Michael Sparrow and Abby Sparrow. She was predeceased by her husband, Alton N. Buttry, Jr. and her granddaughter, Elizabeth Sparrow.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered 10 AM Friday at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Burial will follow in Maplewood Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Carrboro Elementary School, 400 Shelton Street, Carrboro, NC 27215, Attn: EC Department.
Arrangements are under the care of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service. Online condolences www.hallwynne.com.