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Ruth Velma Shinn Austin
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Birth: Aug. 28, 1911
Russellville
Pope County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Jul. 8, 2001
Russellville
Pope County
Arkansas, USA

Ruth was the daughter of Jesse Lee and Nancy Elizabeth (Garrison) Shinn, and the spouse of Walter Edge Austin.

Children:
James R. S. Austin

Credits: Ballards' & Boyds' "Cemeteries of Pope County, Arkansas" 1996.

Ruth Velma Austin, age 89, a resident of Russellville, AR, died Sunday, July 8, 2001 at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center at Russellville, AR. She was born on August 28, 1911 at Russellville, AR, to Jess and Nancy Elizabeth (Garrison) Shinn. She was a member of West Side Church of Christ.

Survivors include four grandchildren and their spouses, Steven and Karen Austin of Russellville, Debora and Tommy Shaver of Van Buren, Jackie and Keith Austin-Hill of Carbonado, Melinda Wohaska of Russellville; 8 great grandchildren; a brother, Leo Shinn of Russellville.

Funeral service will be 10 A.M. Thursday, July 12, 2001 at the Humphrey Chapel officiated by Dan Lightfoot. Burial will be at the Booher at Russellville, AR under the direction of Humphrey Funeral Service. Visitation will be 6-8 P.M. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Obituary provided by Humphrey Funeral Service of Russellville
 
 
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 Parents:
  Jesse Lee Shinn (1884 - 1960)
  Nancy Elizabeth Garrison Shinn (1885 - 1982)
 
 Spouse:
  Walter Edge Austin (1912 - 1977)*
 
 Children:
  James R. S. Austin (1932 - 1984)*
 
 Siblings:
  Juanita Louise Shinn Woods-Jones (1905 - 1992)*
  Leo Allen Shinn (1907 - 2003)*
  Ruth Velma Shinn Austin (1911 - 2001)
  James Lee Shinn (1916 - 1917)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Booher Cemetery
Russellville
Pope County
Arkansas, USA
 
Maintained by: Marilyn Morris
Originally Created by: Mike Casey
Record added: Nov 26, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62165149
Ruth Velma <i>Shinn</i> Austin
Added by: Marilyn Morris
 
Ruth Velma <i>Shinn</i> Austin
Added by: Marilyn Morris
 
Ruth Velma <i>Shinn</i> Austin
Added by: Marilyn Morris
 
 
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