Billie Jean Butts, 79, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, October 17 at Serenity Hospice House in Morristown. She was born June 17, 1938 in West Palm Beach, Florida to Ruic and Grace Raines. She was a loving mother, grandmother and a faithful Christian. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Butts; son, Ricky; parents; and a granddaughter. She is survived by her children, Darrin, Donna and Rebecca; beloved grandchildren, great-grandchildren, family members and friends. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Serenity House, 1052 Kennedy Cir. Morristown, TN 37814 or online at www.foh-serenityhouse.org. The family received friends Friday, October 20 at Smith-Reagan Funeral Home. A Remembrance Service followed with Rev. James Goins officiating. Additional services will take place at a later date in Billie’s hometown of West Palm Beach, Florida.