Stillwater News Press

March 5, 2013

Shirley Anderson Autry

Stillwater NewsPress

— Shirley Anderson Autry, 74, of Spiro, passed away Friday, March 1, 2013, in Ft. Smith, Ark.  Shirley was born March 22, 1938 in Poker Bend to Harve & Rose (Shoup) Anderson. She was a homemaker.  Shirley was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Emma Lawrence.

Survivors include her husband, Bill Autry of the home; Three daughters and sons-in-law, Mona Lynn Autry of Stillwater, and Steve Grimes of Oklahoma City, Donna Gail & Mike Faucher of Van Buren, Ark., Angela Ann and Darrell Timmons of Spiro; five grandchildren, Aaron, Steven, Michelle, Morgan, Shane; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Jean and Willie Potts of Shady Point, Bonnie and Garland Turano of Sulphur, La.; four lifelong friends, Patricia Bell, Joy Kinsey, Gatha Tobler, and Nellie Bray; nieces, Judy Wench, Linda Lawrence, Annie Jones and Toni Marberry; nephews, Michael Turano, Gary Potts, Joe Potts, Royce Lawrence  and Bob Lawrence.

Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Evans Chapel of Memories in Poteau with Revs. Jim Cook and Eddie Blankenship officiating. Interment will follow in Spiro City Garden of Memories, Spiro.  Pallbearers will be Bob Stewart, Jim Mixon, Richard Carr, Bill Turner, Henry Tobler and Gary Potts.

Donations may be made to the Oklahoma Baptist Children’s Home or the American Kidney Fund.

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Arrangements under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home, Poteau.