Ernest was born to James and Vivian (McKay) Butcher on August 03, 1945. A native of Oklahoma, he has called Kern County his home for over six decades.
He worked for Chevron Oil as a Superintendent for 20 + years. Ernest is preceded in death by daughters Danielle and Trisha. He is survived by the love of his life, Gina, his daughter Debby Rickett of Bakersfield, son James Butcher of Rogers, AR, daughters Deena Weaver of Bakersfield, Crystal Gervasi of Chico, CA, Terra Butcher of Monticello, AR, Shannon Walton and Tammra Miller of Bakersfield, Jed Walton of Conway, AR and son Charlie Butcher of Bakersfield. As well as numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren and extended family.
On September 03, 2014 - Ernest entered into rest.
A Memorial Service will be Friday September 12th at 4pm at Kern River Family Mortuary. Officiating is Pastor James Crow.