AUTREY, MARJORIE SCOTT, went to be with the Lord January 14, 2013. She was born, on June 24, 1925, and raised in Miami where she spent most of her life. She attended Miami High School and met her lifelong sweetheart, Gene, who she married upon his return from deployment near the end of WW II. She worked at the U of FL to support his way through Engineering school after the war. She had 4 sons, was a stay at home mom and instilled in her children the Christian values and beliefs she held dear. She is survived by her husband of 67 years, Gene, 3 of her children, Dale, Kim and Brian, and 6 grandchildren, Shane, Jared, Jonathan, David, Kathryn and Anna, whom she adored. Burial will be at the National Cemetery in Bushnell, FL at 11:30 AM on Friday, January 18 followed by a Memorial Celebration. The Celebration will be at 3:00 PM, at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 5300 Old Howell Branch Road, Winter Park, FL. Flowers may be sent to the church. Please sign the guest book at www.collison familyfuneralhome.com. Arrangements entrusted to Collison Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, 3806 Howell Branch Rd., Winter Park, Fl. 32792 (407-678-4500).
Published in Miami Herald on January 17, 2013