|Birth: ||Jun. 10, 1923|
|Death: ||Nov. 30, 1999|
Telegraph Dec. 3, 1999
JERSEYVILLE – Betty J. Austin, 76, died at 11:26 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 30, 1999, at Jerseyville Community Hospital in Jerseyville.
Born June 10, 1923, in Broughton, she was a daughter of the late Luther M. and Vakel (Porter) Baker.
A homemaker, she was member of the Hillcrest Church of the Nazarene in Alton.
She married Everett Leroy Austin Sr. Dec 31, 1939, in St. Charles, Mo. He died Sept 19, 1985.
Surviving are four daughters, Marjorie Darr of Dow, Carolyn Austin of East Alton, Donna Schoondyke of Iowa, and Joan Waters of Cottage Hills; five sons, Everett Austin Jr., Luther "Marty" Austin, Cy L. Austin, all of Alton, Danny Austin of Brighton and Joe Austin of Texas; 25 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and several great-great-grandchildren; three sisters, Louise Chapman, Norma Biondolillo and Joan Daube; and two brothers, gene and Dale Baker.
An infant daughter, Eva, and a son, Roger Austin preceded her in death.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Targhetta Funeral Home in Brighton, where the Rev. Doug Haynes will officiate at services at 1 p.m. today.
Burial will be in Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto.
Memorials may be made to the Nazarene Church of Alton or Alton Museum of History and Art.
Luther Martin Baker (1900 - 1949)
Vakel Eva Porter Baker (1904 - 1998)
Everett Leroy Austin (1916 - 1985)
Eva Louise Austin (1941 - 1941)*
Everett Leroy Austin (1943 - 1999)*
Donna Jean Austin Schoondyke (1946 - 2012)*
Roger Lee Austin (1948 - 1972)*
Betty Jean Baker Austin (1923 - 1999)
Charles Alva Baker (1927 - 1974)*
Rose Lawn Memory Gardens
Plot: Garden of Living Christ
Created by: Allen Austin
Record added: Jul 04, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20287056