Darrel Thomas Autry of Butler, GA passed away on January 12, 2022, at age 74. He was an avid deer hunter and loved the sounds of Johnny Cash and Southern Gospel music. Darrel was born to Thomas “Buddy” Autry and Geneva Webb Autry on September 5, 1947, in Columbia, Mississippi where he lived until joining the United States Air Force. Darrel eventually settled and planted roots in Georgia where he lived until his death. Darrel was preceded in death by his mother and father, and his sister Sandra Kay Autry.
He is survived by his daughter Amy (Autry) Morrow, and granddaughters Elizabeth and Hannah Morrow of Spring Hill, Tennessee, stepson Larry O’Hara, Jr. (Erin), grandsons Austin, Jarden and Banning O’Hara of Peachtree City, Georgia, stepdaughter Erin Davis, grandchildren Patricia, Mary and Tommy Davis of Columbus, Georgia, plus a multitude of friends and acquaintances.
Join us in remembering Darrel’s life on Saturday, February 5, 2022, 10:30am at First Baptist Church, Hogansville, GA. Darrel’s ashes will be scattered at the hunting club he so dearly loved.
McLeighton Funeral Service of Butler is in charge of arrangements.