Mr. John Irvin Autry, 93 of 537 Irvin Road, Autryville, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on April 8, 2018.
The funeral will be held at 2:00pm Saturday, April 14, at Clement Baptist Church, 6175 Maxwell Road, Autryville, with Reverend Dr. James E. Dees, Jr. and Reverend Dr. Brian Autry officiating. Burial with military honors will follow at Autry Family Cemetery.
Born August 5, 1924 in Sampson County, he was the son of the late John Love and Lillie Hayes Autry. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Christine Page Autry; and one son, Michael "Mickey" Autry. He was an Army Veteran of WWII and worked as a building contractor.
He is survived by his sons, John D. Autry (Sue) of Louisiana, Johnnie R. Autry of Autryville, Bobby Autry (Julia) of Virginia; Larry W. Autry of Autryville, Robert Autry (Helen) of Autryville; daughter-in-law, Carolyn Autry of Autryville; 16 grandchildren, 27 great grandchildren, six great-great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00pm Friday, April 13, at Butler Funeral Home, 401 W. Roseboro Street, Roseboro, and other times at the home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made for the Maintenance Fund to Clement Baptist Church, 6175 Maxwell Road, Autryville, NC 28318.
Butler Funeral Home of Roseboro is proudly serving the family.
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Butler Funeral Home, 401 W. Roseboro Street, P.O. Box 638, Roseboro, NC 28382
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Butler Funeral Home-Roseboro
Friday April 13th, 2018
6:00pm - 8:00pm
401 W. Roseboro Street
Roseboro, NC 28382
Clement Baptist Church
Saturday April 14th, 2018
6175 Maxwell Road
Autryville, NC 28318
Special Instructions: Burial with military honors will follow at Autry Family Cemetery.Text me the address
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To the Autry family our deepest condolences on the loss of mr. John !!!! he will be so so deeply missed !!!!! and the family took such good care of him !!!!!!!! I will surely miss cooking his egg !!! every morning !!! and cutting his sausage !!!! he was such a special man (MY Mr John)!! I will miss you!!!!!!
Submitted by New York Restaurant on Apr 9 2018 03:22:36 PM
So Sorry for your loss. This is Big Sharon. Uncle John Irvin was a Special Guy. Love ya"ll
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