Dewey "Butch" Allen Dever, Jr.

December 9, 1958 ~ September 3, 2020 (age 61)


Dewey Allen "Butch" Dever, Jr. age 61 of Kirk, KY died Thursday, September 3, 2020 at his residence. He was born in Louisville, KY on December 9, 1958, the son of the late Dewey Allen Dever, Sr. and Doris Jean Snyder Dever. Butch was a self employed mechanic and the co-owner of Star Automotive. He was a member of Hilltop Christian Fellowship and former member of the Hardinsburg Volunteer Fire Department and Breck. Central EMS. Butch loved his family and they adored him. He loved spending time with and spoiling his grandchildren. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and trap shooting.

He is survived by his wife Anita of Kirk, KY

4 children: Dewey Allen Dever, III (Sarah) and Christina Dever (Jason Thomas) of Kirk, KY, Jennifer Dever (Travis Coogle) of Leitchfield, KY and Cheryl Whitehead (Paul) of Waddy, KY

14 grandchildren: Dakota Allen Dever (Autumn Moran), Dylan Michael Dever, Destiney Brooks Dever, Nicky Colgan, Ashlee Colgan, Katlyn Whitehead, Ryan Whitehead, Camden DeWitt, Lauren Whitehead, Brooklynn Whitehead, Shahanah Thomas, Tajaa Thomas, Nihzha Thomas and Te'Zhan Fletcher

1 great grandchild: Aliah Hunt

1 brother: George Dale Dever (Vivian) of Fairdale, KY

3 sisters: Doris Jean Nichols of Wisconsin, Linda York of Louisville, KY and Donna Masterson of Indiana

Private funeral services will be held at Trent-Dowell Funeral Home. Visitation will be held on Friday, September 4, 2020 from 4-7 pm.

Expressions of sympathy are suggested to Kosair Charities, St. Jude Children's Hospital or the American Diabetes Association.

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September 4, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Trent-Dowell Funeral Home
308 South Hardin Street; P.O. Box 296
Hardinsburg, KY 40143

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