Lowndes Co. prepares to say its final farewell to a fallen hero

Lowndes Co. prepares to say its final farewell to a fallen hero

LOWNDES CO., GA (WALB) - Lowndes County Sheriff's Deputy Chris Butler's visitation has been scheduled and will be held on Wednesday, at Carson McLane Funeral Home, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m.

His funeral service will be held Thursday at 4 p.m. at Morningside Baptist Church.

Drivers should expect traffic delays on North Valdosta Road, when the procession moves from the church to the burial site.

Butler was killed while responding to a domestic violence call Saturday.

His patrol car was struck by a semi, almost head on.

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