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Cleveland (Butch) Houston Creighton

January 24, 1944 ~ August 23, 2020 (age 76)


Cleveland Houston (Butch) Creighton, 76, of Fishing Creek, Maryland passed away peacefully, Sunday, August 23, 2020 at UMSMC at Easton. 

Born in Cambridge, Maryland on January 24, 1944, he was a son of the late Emma Francis Andrews and Hobert Creighton.

Butch was raised on Hoopers Island and took on the trade of a lifetime waterman and trapper.  He had a yard full of ducks.  He spent many an hour in the yard tending to his birds and fishing.  He loved the birds and his family.

Surviving Butch is his wife Nancy Creighton; daughter Melissa Creighton; sister Dorothy Coffey; brothers Rankin Creighton, Sr. and Hobert Creighton; numerous nieces and nephews; grandchildren and one great grandson.

Preceding him in death besides his parents were sisters Brooksie Wright and CoraLee Tyler.

Per Butch’s wishes there will be no services.

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