American country music artist who was a member of the country music group Hank Williams' Drifting Cowboys.
He moved to Nashville when he was young and worked for WSM Radio before becoming a staff musician at Grand Ole Opry when he was sixteen.
He established Butrum Enterprises Publishing Company and owned Look Records.
He was married and died two weeks after his wife in 2002.
He was part of Hank Williams, Sr.'s backing musical group, Drifting Cowboys.