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William Harrison Austin
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Birth: Feb. 17, 1850
Spartanburg County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 6, 1935
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA

Son of Samuel Austin and Lucy Boyd

William Henry Harrison Austin: Final rites will be conducted at 2 o'clock this afternoon at Bethel Church for W.H. Austin, 86, of West Buncombe section, who died Friday at his home. The Rev. J.B. Grice will officiate. Active pallbearers will be Harold Knight, Wade Smith, Jeff Austin, Roy McIntyre, Paul McIntyre & Clyde Austin, grandsons of Mr. Austin. Honorary pallbearers will be J. M. Ingram, O.M. Rogers, Ellis Ingle, Lawrence Parker, Gus Buckner, Ed Sluder & Miller Ramsey. Flower bearers will be Mary Banks, Marie Knight, Hilda Corvin, Audrey Hensley, Eita McIntosh, & Entica Wilson. Mr. Austin is survived by two daughters, Mrs. R.K. Knight, Knoxville, Tn. and Mrs. Ada Smith of Asheville; one son Pascal Austin of Pittsburgh, Pa; two brothers, Fletcher Austin, Asheville & Joe Austin, Greenville, SC; one sister, Martha Reiney of SC; 26 grandchildren and a number of great-grandchildren. Reynold Funeral Home is in charge.

[Note: Anna Austin McIntye was not listed in the obituary as a survivor (another sister), although she was still alive at this time.]

Family links: 
  Mary Fidelia Bane Austin (1850 - 1929)*
  Mary Malinda Austin Duckett (1872 - 1895)*
  Anna Austin Davis (1874 - 1956)*
  William Burden Austin (1875 - 1922)*
  Tempie Austin Melton (1877 - 1966)*
  Ella Austin Knight (1882 - 1982)*
  Ada Burr Austin Smith (1886 - 1955)*
*Calculated relationship
Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: thompsonhm
Record added: Apr 23, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36229065
William Harrison Austin
Added by: David Coward
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