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Anderson Austin
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Birth: Jan. 29, 1883
Death: Jun. 4, 1951

Prominent Vaiden Businessman and Planter Dies

Funeral services for Anderson Austin, 68, prominent civic leader of Vaiden, were held at the Methodist Church in Vaiden Tuesday, June 5th, at 2 p. m. conducted by Rev. N. L. Threet, assisted by Rev. Roy A. Grisham of Winona. Interment was in Vaiden cemetery with Lee Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Austin died early Monday, after a brief illness. He was born near Vaiden, operated an ice plant and gin there, had other business interests in Winona, was a planter and a member of the Vaiden Board of Alde-men. He was a Methodist and Mason.

Surviving him are his wife, Mrs. Timmie Moorhead Austin, Vaiden; 4 daughters, Mrs. J. O. Cearley, Vaiden, Mrs. R. W. Tabor and Mrs. Lee Graves of Winona, and Mrs. Jack Morgan, Elliott. He was the son of the late John and Parasade Rucker Austin.

Pallbearers were: Louis McDougal, Claude Hatcher, A. J. Ferguson, Peyton Randall, F. D. Prewitt, John Tabor, Henry Canon and Ben Murphy.

The Winona Times
Winona, MS
June 8, 1951
Family links: 
  John H. Austin (1835 - 1909)
  Temperance Paulene Rucker Austin (1850 - 1894)
  Timmie Otera Morehead Austin (1886 - 1983)
  Minnie Lee Austin Cearley (1907 - 1994)*
  Louree Austin Tabor (1909 - 1992)*
  Hilda Austin Morgan (1911 - 1990)*
  H. Bowen Austin (1868 - 1939)*
  Bennie D. Austin Ferguson (1869 - 1935)*
  Ila Bertha Thornton (1871 - 1941)*
  Jennie Lee Austin Montague (1873 - 1934)*
  Luther Barksdale Austin (1876 - 1943)*
  Dakie Austin Campbell (1880 - 1950)*
  Anderson Austin (1883 - 1951)
  Avery Austin (1886 - 1904)*
  Hermon B. Austin (1888 - 1890)*
  Clyde Austin Tindoll (1891 - 1923)*
*Calculated relationship
Vaiden Cemetery
Carroll County
Mississippi, USA
Created by: Ron Collins
Record added: Jun 06, 2001
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Anderson Austin
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