Mrs. Autry was born August 5, 1951 in Walker County, GA, the daughter of the late Earl and Minnie Irene Edwards Shipman. She was the former owner and operator of the Family Grocery. Mrs. Autry was preceded in death by her husband, C. M. Autry.
Survivors include her daughters, Starla Schrader and Connie Autry, both of Cloudland, GA, Lisa Autry Hutchins, Summerville, GA; brother, Mack Shipman, Cloudland, GA; sisters, Joan Hawkins, Cloudland, GA, Teresa Burton, Atlanta, GA; and 6 Grandchildren.
Graveside services will be held at 11:00 a. m. Saturday, May 3, 2008 at Mt. Olive Cemetery with Rev. Andy Hutchins officiating. Pallbearers will be Nick Price, Gianni Shipman, Blake Pickard, Anthony Groce, Daniel Moses, Jimmy Rector, L. J. Hall, and Gary Holbrook.
Mrs. Autry will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p. m. Friday.