|Birth: ||Jun. 29, 1935|
|Death: ||Mar. 5, 1999|
Dora June Hitt Austin
63, homemaker, Caddo
Funeral for Dora June Hitt Austin was held Monday, March 8, 11 a.m. at Faith Baptist Church with Steve Agee, Ted Vafeas and Elmer Fowler officiating.
Burial was in the East Lawrence Memorial Gardens with Parkway Funeral Home directing.
Mrs. Austin died Friday, March 5, 1999, at Decatur General Hospital.
She was born in Morgan County to Elton G.and Ruby Hitt. Mrs. Austin served in the Women's Missionary Union in the Southern Baptist Association for more than 50 years. She established the associational media library for the Muscle Shoals Baptist Association, and was president until 1997. She was a librarian at Faith Baptist Church until 1998. Mrs. Austin graduated summa cum laude from Calhoun Community College.
Survivors include her husband, L.D. Austin; two sons, Larry D. Austin of Hartselle and Barry D. Austin of Decatur; two daughters, Dianne Terrel and Deanna A. Prause, both of Caddo; one sister, Betty Jean Wilhoite of Caddo; one half brother, Denver Hitt of Ethridge, Tenn.; one half sister, Pearl Hitt Blythe of Decatur; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and five stepgreat-grandchildren.
Family and friends were the pallbearers.
Deacons of Faith Baptist Church were the honorary pallbearers.
MOULTON ADVERTISER - March 11, 1999
Elton G Hitt (1905 - 1980)
Ruby L Hitt (1909 - 1954)
L D Austin (1931 - 2006)*
Annie Pearl Hitt Filyaw (1924 - 2003)**
Dora June Hitt Austin (1935 - 1999)
East Lawrence Memorial Gardens
Plot: Precious Memories D-8#1
Created by: FHTerry
Record added: Jun 20, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38557593
Rest in peace|
Added: Jun. 20, 2009