|Birth: ||Jan. 28, 1923|
|Death: ||Jan. 22, 2013|
Autra Murphy Smothers, age 89 of Nashville, passed away January 22, 2013, 6 days before his 90th birthday, as he was born January 28, 1923.
He was preceded in death by his parents Tom and Vannie Smothers; wife Sadie Smothers; son Tom Smothers; and sister Buron Allen.
Survivors include his wife; a son and his wife; a grandson and two granddaughters; two great-grandchildren; a daughter-in-law; two sons-in-law; and a married sister.
Autra was an World War II US Army veteran, having enlisted on January 26, 1943 at Fort Oglethorpe, Georgia, and at that time he was 73 inches tall and weighed 157 pounds. Autra was also a member of UAW Local 737 and retired from Ford Glass Plant. He was a member of Bellevue Baptist Church.
A Life Celebration Service will be at 10:00am on Thursday, January 24, 2013 at Harpeth Hills Funeral Home.
Interment to follow at Harpeth Hills Memory Gardens.
Honorary Pallbearers will be the Johnny Walker Sunday School Class and Deacons of Bellevue Baptist Church.
Obituary in The Tennessean on January 23, 2013 as well as information furnished by Find A Grave member Nena Smothers (#46780596) in April 2013.
John Thomas Smothers (1885 - 1926)
Vannie J Abbott Smothers Rogers (1896 - 1982)
Sadie M Smothers (1929 - 2002)*
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Record added: Jan 23, 2013
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