Edith Elaine Hayden Autin, a resident of Independence, passed away on Friday, June 8, 2018 in Frisco, Texas. She was born November 19, 1937 in Independence and was 80 years of age. She is survived by her sister, Brenda Chambers; nieces, Tawana Bennett, Dana Gainey and Rosalind Bennett; nephews, Brett Chambers, Chris Hayden, Patrick Hayden, Tristian Picou, and Ethan Mitchell. Preceded in death by her husband, Bruce Autin; parents, Wilmer and Lela Hayden; and her sisters, Norma and Frances Hayden. Visitation and religious services were held at McKneely Funeral Home, Amite, Friday, June 15, 2018. Services were conducted by Rev. Dale Ziebarth. Interment Loranger Community Cemetery. For an online guestbook, visit www.mckneelys.com.