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Obituary for Mildred Bernice Autrey Quaite
Mrs. Mildred Bernice Autrey Quaite, 85, of Colorado Springs, Colorado, formerly of Barry, lllinois, passed away at 11:44 a.m. Thursday, January 16, 2014, in Life Care Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado. She was born January 30, 1928, in Louisiana, Missouri, to Richard & Lena Mae (Betts) Autrey. They preceded her in death. She married Maynard E. Quaite on February 28, 1946, in Bowling Green, Missouri. He preceded her in death on November 25, 1996. She is survived by 1 son, Michael Ray Quaite, wife, Joy, of Colorado Springs, Colorado; 1 son-in-law, Wayne Gage of Mattoon, Illinois; 4 grandsons, Michael, Joshua, Eugene 1 granddaughter, Jeanette and 8 great grandchildren. As well as her parents and her husband she was preceded in death by 2 sons, 1 daughter, 2 granddaughters and 1 brother. Millie was employed at Ila's Beauty Shop in Louisiana, Missouri for 3 years and numerous shops traveling around with her Father who was in the Navy during W.W. II. She married Maynard upon his return from service in the Navy, where he served on the Yorktown Aircraft Carrier during W.W. II. She was employed by Kirgan Funeral Home for 5 years. Visitation will be held from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 25, 2014, at the Kirgan Funeral Home in Barry. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 25, 2014, at the Kirgan Funeral Home in Barry. Burial will be in Park Lawn Cemetery, Barry, Illinois. Memorials are suggested to the Alzeheimer's Association.