|Birth: ||Dec. 11, 1959|
|Death: ||Aug. 10, 2011|
Alice Mae Austin arrived on December 11, 1959 in Sparkman, Arkansas to Daniel & Verlee Austin. She was better known to her family and friends as "HAPPY".
Alice accepted Christ at an early age under the leadership of Rev. G.C. Cook. She attended Sparkman Training School until the year of 1971 when she moved to Olkland, CA. where she continue her education. Sister Austin returned to Sparkman in 1979 and rejoined First Baptist Church under the Pastorate of Rev. L. T. Walker. Sister Austin was a faithful member serving wherever she was needed, especially in the kitchen.
Alice worked as a CNA at Riverwood Nursing Home, a line-worker at Tyaon Chicken, Morris Automotive, and Value Line.
She had a great sense of humor and never met a stranger. She lived life to the fullest and was always HAPPY!
No Wednesday, August 10, 2011, surrounded by her children, mother and other relatives Happy slipped the surely bonds of this life and now rest in the arms of Jesus.
She was welcomed to her eternal home by her father Daniel Austin Sr. and her sister Gloria D. Hawkins.
Those left to forever cherish her love, sense of humor, and laughters, are: her mother, Verlee Austin, Sparkman, AR; her love, Dexter Roscoe, Sparkman, AR; her daughters, Rekina Jones (Dana) and Sherekia Craig (Rhesa) both of Arkadelphia; brothers, Daniel (Button) Austin Jr., Sparkman, AR and Eric S. Austin, Oakley CA; two grandchildren, Michael Lea and Makayla Gentry, three aunts, two uncles two nieces, two nephews, and a host of cousins and several friends.
Mount Carmel Cemetery
Created by: Louis Craig
Record added: Aug 24, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75443495
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