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Henry "Butch" Lail, Jr.

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“I am so sorry to hear about Butch. Please know that you are in my prayers. I am Eddie Lail's wife. He and Butch were very close ”
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“So sorry to hear about Butch. He was always a joy to talk to. I will have you and your family in my prayers. ”
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“Pat,I am so sorry to hear of Butch's passing. I will always remember him from our school days and how he was always smiling, and friendly to...Read More »
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Mr. Henry "Butch" Lail, Jr., 64, of Valdese, passed away on Monday June 17, 2019 at Frye Regional Medical Center, after a period of declining health.
Mr. Lail was born January 15, 1955 in Burke County, a son of the late Henry Leon Lail, Sr. and Edith Hall Lail. Butch was employed in the retail grocery industry, working in the meat department and grocery department of Childers Market for a number of years. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and a friend to all who knew him.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a son, Scott Lail.
Surviving are his wife, Patricia Lanier Lail of the home a son, Robbie Lail and Teresa Gross of Valdese, a daughter, Stephanie McCoy and Jamie of Morganton, and a sister, Sandra Garmon and Ronnie of Connelly Springs. Also surviving are fifteen grandchildren and a niece Rhonda Huffman and Dwayne and great-nephew Cole Huffman.
Funeral Services for Henry Leon "Butch" Lail will be held at 2:00 P.M. Friday June 21, 2019 in the Chapel of Heritage Funeral Service, Valdese, with Rev. Larry Combs officiating. Interment will follow in the Burke Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 1 until 2:00 P.M. Friday at Heritage Funeral Service, Valdese.
Memorials may be made to the family to help with expenses.