Posted: Tuesday, August 31, 2010 2:46 pm
The Messenger, August 31, 2010
Patricia (Carter) Autry, 62, of Newbern, mother of Patty O’Dell of Troy, died Aug. 30, 2010, at her residence.
Services will be Wednes-day at 2 p.m. at Johnson-Williams Funeral Home in Newbern, officiated by Ronnie Scherffius. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Newbern.
Friends may call 5-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Tyler O’Dell, Kevin Weaver, Evan Romo, Larry Autry, Jeremy Autry and Gerald Autry. Honorary pallbearers will be Bryan O’Dell and Dakota O’Dell.
She was born July 3, 1948, in Newbern, daughter of the late Otha and Bonnie (Barker) Carter. She was married to Gene Autry of Newbern. He survives.
She was a retired employee of Jimmy Dean Foods in Newbern.
She is also survived by another daughter and her sons-in-law, Jill and Glenn Hopgood of Dyersburg and Chris O’Dell of Troy; her sister and brother-in-law, Kathy and Jimmy Weaver of Newbern; five brothers and four sisters-in-law, Jerry and Frances Carter of Paris, Clayton and Judy Carter of Newbern, Wayne and Linda Carter of Dyersburg, Dennis Carter of Puryear and Steve and Mercy Carter of Murfreesboro; and six grandsons, Scotty O’Dell, Dakota O’Dell, Tyler O’Dell, Bryan O’Dell, Ryan Hopgood and Dylan Hopgood.
Sign online condolences at www.johnson-williamsfuneralhome.com.