Autumn Renee McCreery, 32, of Brazil, passed away May 30, 2016 at Cataract Falls due to a swimming incident.
She was born in Brazil, Indiana June 20, 1983 the daughter of Douglas Ray and Mary Ann (Batchelor) McCreery. Autumn attended Terre Haute North High School and later studied graphic design. Autumn had been working at Menard’s Truss Plant in Terre Haute.
Autumn enjoyed life. She was a free spirit who lived life by the minute. Rock hunting and mushroom hunting were one of her favorite things to do. She was a writer and an artist. Her favorite things in the world were her nieces and nephews whom she called the “Mad Man Crew”.
She was preceded in death by her step-mother Penny McCreery and her aunt Melanie Hoover; maternal grandfather Donald Batchelor; paternal grandparents: Carolyn and Bill Meyer and Donald McCreery.
Autumn is survived by her parents: Mary Ann Batchelor and Douglas McCreery both of Brazil; a sister Heather McCreery (Gary Chandler) of Brazil; brothers: Robert O’Daire of Terre Haute, Douglas R. McCreery II of Kentucky and Carl Scott Stangle of Brazil and a step-brother Coty Bussing of Brazil; an aunt Shelly Sanders of Carbon; grandmother: Mary Batchelor; special friend Jessica Lawhorn of Brazil as well as many other friends and extended family members.
Services for Autumn will be at Lawson – Miller Chapel, 1702 East National Ave. Brazil, Indiana 47834, Saturday, June 4, 2016 at 7:00pm. Visitation will be at the funeral home from 4:00pm until time of services. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the family in her memory. Visit www.lawson-millerchapel.com to light a candle in her memory.