|Birth: ||Mar. 1, 1923|
|Death: ||Aug. 28, 2006|
Church service for Guy Austin, age 83, of Farwell, is scheduled for 2 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 31, 2006 at the First Baptist Church in Farwell with Bro. Kyle Clayton officiating. Burial will be in the Muleshoe Memorial Park Cemetery.
Guy died Aug. 28, 2006 in the Muleshoe Area Medical Center. He was born March 1, 1923 in Haskell County. He married Myra Naomi Smith in San Diego, CA on June 11, 1943. She preceded him in death on May 24, 1998. Also preceding him were two sisters, Viola Walker and Serena, Johnston; and six brothers, C.P. Austin, Alvie Austin, Cecil Austin, George Austin and Russell Austin.
Guy had lived in the Farwell community since 1946, moving from Lubbock. Mr. Austin's life revolved around his church, family and work. He taught Sunday school for over 50 years and led singing at the West Camp Baptist Church for many years. He was a veteran of WWII, serving in the Army. Guy was a farmer and a member of the First Baptist Church in Farwell.
Survivors include a son, Stan Austin and wife Karen of Farwell; daughter, Mikala Harbert and her husband, Tommy of Dumas; three sisters, Margaret Watts of Phoenix, AZ, Meretta Houlette of El Paso and Emma Powell of Houston; four brothers, W.A. and Donis Austin, both of Houston, Partin Austin of Shawnee, OK and Donal Austin of Lubbock; five grandchildren; and nine great grandchildren.
Memorials can be made to Farwell Baptist Church, P.O. Box 129 Farwell, Texas 79325.
William Anderson Austin (1877 - 1962)
Nellie Partin Austin (1884 - 1971)
Myra Naomi Smith Austin (1920 - 1998)
Serena Iris Austin Johnston (1901 - 1997)*
C. P. Austin (1903 - 1910)*
B. T. Austin (1906 - 2002)*
Viola Austin Walker (1908 - 1992)*
Cecil Anderson Austin (1910 - 1991)*
Walter George Austin (1911 - 2002)*
Margaret Nell Austin Watts (1913 - 2014)*
Emma Josephine Austin Powell (1915 - 2011)*
William Anderson Austin (1917 - 2007)*
Russell Anderson Austin (1921 - 2003)*
Guy Austin (1923 - 2006)
Meretta Austin Houlette (1925 - 2008)*
Muleshoe Memorial Park Cemetery
Created by: Shawn The Grave Hunter
Record added: Aug 28, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15541542
Uncle Guy,I will miss you very much, and I will always remeber you fondly. May you rest in peace. I know you are happy to be with Aunt Naomi and all your brothers and sisters. I love you.Shawn|
Shawn The Grave Hunter
Added: Aug. 29, 2006