Howard Benjamin Butler, 67, of Chattanooga, Tennessee, passed away Tuesday February 23, 2021. A lifelong resident of the Ringgold Chattanooga area, he was a former employee of Braun Transport where he worked for over 10 years and was of the Christian faith. He is preceded in death by his parents, Benjamin Fleet and Katherine Mae Stafford Butler; sister¸ Shirley Jean Rogers; and brother, Troy Williams Dyer Sr. He is survived by his loving wife of 44 years, Linda Smith Butler of Chattanooga, TN.; two sisters, Nell Butler of Rossville, GA., and Eva Ward of Ringgold, GA.; brother, Ronnie E. Dyer of Ringgold, GA; several nieces and nephews. Private services will be held at a later date. Arrangements are by Wilson funeral Home Wallis-Stewart Chapel Ringgold, Georgia.