Mr. Autry Olmstead

Mr. Autry L. Olmstead, 73, of Newnan, died Friday, March 29, 2013, at Piedmont Newnan Hospital.

Mr. Olmstead was born November 5, 1939, in Fayette County, son of the late Rev. James Olmstead and Myrtie Slaton Olmstead Eubanks.

A lifelong resident of Coweta County, he was employed for many years as a supervisor for Royal Molded Products and retired from Winpak. He was an active member of Raymond Baptist Church and was a motorcycle enthusiast.

Survivors include his daughter and son in-law, Jeannie and Randy Gilbert of Hogansville; son, Lee Olmstead, Jr. of Pensacola, FL; brothers and sisters in-law, Bobby and Cindy Olmstead of Moreland, Donald and Ann Olmstead of Grantville; sister, Peggy and Fred Hoover of Fayetteville; sisters in-law, Diane Olmstead and Debbie Olmstead, both of Newnan; grandchildren, T.J. and Tiffany, Joshua, Scott, and Jay; and four great-grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Gerald Olmstead and Roger Olmstead.

Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, April 2, in the Chapel of Claude A. McKibben and Sons Funeral Home in Hogansville. Rev. L. B. Rooks and Pastor Jimmy Evans will officiate and interment will be in the Grantville Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 until 9 Monday night.

Condolences may be expressed at www.mckibbenfuneralhome.com .


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