Jimmy 'Butch' Owen Correll
TERRE HAUTE - Jimmy "Butch" Correll passed away January 21, 2020 in Terre Haute, IN. He was born August 14, 1948 in Paris, Illinois, to Lowden and Bertha (Elliott) Correll.
Butch attended school at Deming and McLean. He was a Gerstmeyer High School graduate in the class of 1967.
He married his high school sweetheart, Camilla (Kidd) Correll, on June 17, 1967. They celebrated their 52nd anniversary last year.
Butch retired from Brentlinger Distribution after working for Lovelace, TMX and Doxie Foods as an over the road driver for 38 years.
Walking the beach at his North Hutchinson Island home in Florida, cruises, travel, fishing with his grandson and cooking for others brought him enjoyment. Most of all, he cherished being with his family. His love for them was immense.
Butch is survived by his wife, Camilla; two loving daughters, Michelle Correll (Jim Schultheis) and Lori (Dennis) Larsen; grandson, Andrew Larsen; nephew, Scott (Yasuko) Rudisel; and niece, Robin Penrod; great-nephews, Tyler (Iryna) Penrod and Josh Rudisel; great-niece, Jordan (Justin) Pendergrass; great-great-nieces, Monroe and Andersen Pendergrass; and cousins, Judith Warr, Donnie Hancock, and Donna Hancock; and many treasured friends.
He was preceded in death by is parents; sister, Mary Ellen Elliott; grandmother, Julia Elliott; and cousin, Charles Hancock.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, January 25, 2020 at DeBaun Springhill Chapel. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. with service beginning at 1:00. The Reverend Jeff Lee will be officiating. Burial will be immediately following the service at Highland Lawn Cemetery.
If so desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Christopher Ray Memorial through the Vigo County Education Foundation. Online condolences may be made to:
Published on January 22, 2020


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Jennifer Hendrix
Jan 24, 2020
Camilla, I'm so very sorry.... My thoughts and prayers for you and your family.
Jerry Everly
Jan 24, 2020
Our sincere condolences go to the family of Mr. Correll. We pray for consolation at this sad time.
Scott, Yasuko, & Josh Rudisel
Jan 24, 2020
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Jan 23, 2020
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Elizabeth Wehrly
Jan 23, 2020
He was a great person and loved being around him. Going to miss you.
Ray and Renee Azar
Jan 23, 2020
We are very saddened by the news of the passing of "Butch". He was a wonderful person and always had a smile to share. We recently learned of his illness and prayed for him. Our sympathies to Camilla and his entire family. I know he loved his family and he loved being a grandpa. Hopefully, the days ahead will bring brightness and you may cherish the memories that you made with him.
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Jan 23, 2020
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Jan 22, 2020
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