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Rex Syra

EDMONTON – Rex Lee Syra, 86, passed away on Tuesday, July 11, 2023, at the T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow, Kentucky. He was born on Wednesday, August 26, 1936, the son of John Leeper and Opal (Bybee) Syra. He is a 3 year U.S. Army Veteran, retiree from SKF in Glasgow, Kentucky after working 27 years, and was a farmer.

He is preceded in death by his parents, and a brother, Edward Syra.

He is survived by his loving wife of 56 years, Bonnie (Hurt) Syra of Edmonton; sons, Milton Syra, and Warren Syra both of Edmonton; grandchildren, Leah Syra and Dillon Syra both of Bowling Green; along with other family members and many friends.

The family will receive friends on Friday, July 14, 2023, after 4:00 p.m. in the chapel of Butler Funeral Home. There will be a private comital at a later date. Butler Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mr. Syra. Please leave your messages of condolence with the family at

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