Let the memory of Mrs. Willie be with us forever
  • 91 years old
  • Born on April 15, 1920 .
  • Passed away on November 2, 2011 .

Willie Pearl Autry, the daughter of the late Ella Mae Stiggers, was born in Chambers County, New Hope Community, on April 15, 1920. God called her home on November 2, 2011 at her residence in Lanett, AL.

Willie Pearl accepted Christ as her Lord and Savior and joined the Goodsell United Methodist Church, Lanett, AL as a young adult.

Willie Pearl attended the historical New Hope School in Fredonia, AL.

She was well known for helping others in need.
Of the many jobs that Willie Pearl had, the one she enjoyed the most was as Home Health Caregiver with the Randolph County Health Department. She began this job in 2001 at the age of 81. While in this position she received the WRBL TV-3’s “Caregiver of the Month” award for her accomplishments. She retired from this position in 2009 due to failing health. She was always busy and on the go. Her hobbies included canning and sewing.

She enjoyed watching old cowboy movies, Wheel of Fortune, Jeopardy, TV reruns of Matlock and the Heat of the Night.

She was preceded in death by husband William, sons, Jessie B. and Lee; sister, Ophelia Langston, sisters-in-law, Molly Johnson, and Catherine Johnson Autry.
Of the three special cousins, affectionately referred to as the Golden Girls, Willie Pearl, Naomi Hill, only one is still with us,
Christine Mackey.

Willie Pearl’s memory will forever be engraved in the hearts of her loved ones: Sons and Daughters- Tommy Lee (Willie) Autry, Lula Mae (Joe) Dunn, Ophelia Baker, Barbara (Larry) Tall, Albert Louis Autry, Daughter-in-Law, Barbara Autry, 19 Grandchildren, 36 Great Grandchildren, 2 Great, Great Grandchildren; a host of nephews, nieces, cousins, special relatives and friends.

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Posted by Cindy Autry on May 14, 2019
missing you more each day they say time heals all wounds but that's not true mommy perle it just get easier to bear but the hurt never goes away
Posted by Cindy Autry on July 25, 2015
oh my sweet motherinlaw words can never express how much i really really miss you more than ever but i no you are resting and some day ii will se your beautiful face again
Posted by (MWL) Administrator on January 7, 2012
Your daughter LMD lit a candle at
2011-12-24 12:53:51

Mommy I missed so much this is the day we all missed you Merry Christmas I will let you rest in peace I Love very much
Posted by (MWL) Administrator on January 7, 2012
Your lit a candle at
2011-12-15 11:13:21

Hi Mommy we missed you Thanksgiving but one day we will see you again
Posted by (MWL) Administrator on January 7, 2012
Your Children and GC lit a candle at
2011-11-15 10:07:02

We going to missed you very much Love you mommy
Posted by (MWL) Administrator on January 7, 2012
Cleveland and Betty King lit a candle at
2011-11-08 17:16:10

Posted by (MWL) Administrator on January 7, 2012
Diane Glaze lit a candle at
2011-11-04 13:26:39

My heart goes out to the family. May God continue to be with you.

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