Alice Boykin Butler died Monday in Wilson after a lengthy illness. She was 88.
Alice worked in the textbook division for the N.C. Department of Public Instruction until her retirement. She and her late husband, Lawrence, enjoyed participating in the Senior Games in Raleigh and were members of Fairmont United Methodist Church.
A graveside service will be held Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at Marsh Swamp Free Will Baptist Church in Sims. Visitation will follow.
Joyner’s Funeral Home of Wilson is handling arrangements.