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Cleo Brian Autry

April 11, 1973 ~ June 21, 2022 (age 49)

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I have fought a good fight, I have finished the race, I have kept the faith. Now there is in store for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will award to me on that day, and not only to me but also to all who have loved His appearing. II Timothy 4:7-8

Cleo Brian Autry; was born April 11, 1973, in Elizabethtown, North Carolina to Cleo Autry and Catherine Thomas Autry. On June 20, 2022, he departed his earthly life at his home in Fayetteville NC in peace. He was proceeded in death by his parents; his brothers Dwight Autry and Clarence Flick Autry.

Cleo Brian Autry; was raised in AutryTown, he graduated from East Bladen Highschool class of 91.. He went into the military straight out of Highschool where he served 24yrs protecting our country.. He retired in 2015 from United States Army 3rd Special Forces Group as a Sergeant First Class. Although he did many tours around the world while in the military; when he retired he traveled even more with his bike club Outcast OC from doing his 4 corners to breaking state lines with his brothers around the world!! He lived a prosperous life doing what he loved.. Cleo loved his family and would do anything for anyone if he could… he was well known in the community and around the world…

Cleo Brian Autry leaves to cherish his memories, his loving wife Yvetta Jones-Autry, of Fayetteville NC, two children Jayden Autry, JaMiyah Autry, of Pembroke NC, and five step-kids Marlan, Zechariah, Aziree, Messiah and Joan of Fayetteville NC, two brothers Craig Autry of White Lake NC, Prentice Autry (Felicia) of St. Louis MS, his last surviving are Uncle and Aunt Oscar (Delma) Autry, and Aunt Dorothy Autry. A host of special nieces, nephews, family, and friends loved him dearly.

The funeral service will be held at 2:00 P.M., Saturday, July 02, 2022, at the Cape Fear Conference B Headquarters, 10225 Fayetteville Rd., Raeford, NC 28376, by the Reverend Fletcher Collins.  Burial will follow in the Marshburn Cemetery, 9397 US Hwy. 701 N., Elizabethtown, NC 28337 with full military honors.


The public viewing will be held on Friday, July 01, 2022, from 2:00 P.M.-6:00 P.M. at Carter Funeral Home in Garland, and on Saturday, July 02, 2022, from 12:45 P.M.-1:45 P.M. at the Cape Fear Conference B Headquarters before the service.


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July 1, 2022

2:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Carter Funeral Home
111 N. Ingold Ave.
Garland, NC 28441

Funeral Service
July 2, 2022

2:00 PM
Cape Fear Conference B Headquarters
10225 Fayetteville Rd.
Raeford, NC 28376

Interment following funeral service
July 2, 2022

Marshburn Cemetery
9473 US Hwy. 701 N.
Elizabethtown, NC 28337

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