Douglas Micheal Autry, 68, of Belton passed away on Sunday October 17, 2021 at his residence.
Private family services will be held at a later date. His body was cremated.
Douglas was born on June 19, 1953 Lubbock, Texas to Bert Lofford and Opal Faye Shepperd Autry. He served in the US Army in early 70's and then married Betty Mae (Mauch) Autry on April 2, 1976 in El Campo, TX and she preceded him in death on October 3, 2021 after 45 years of marriage. He worked as a welder most of his life. he worked at Greenleaf nursery in El Campo prior to moving to Temple in 2005. He loved country music and writing comedy.
He is survived by one son, Timmy Autry and wife, Sarah of the Colonies; two daughters, Amy Autry of Belton and Kacy Autry and husband, Jose Baldaros of Temple; one sister, Beverly Kyle of Boling; one brother, Johnny Autry of West Columbia; eight grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to Amedisys Hospice 5293 S. 31st Temple, TX. 76502.
Crotty Funeral Home & Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements.