|Birth: ||Mar. 15, 1900|
|Death: ||Jan. 27, 1979|
Van Alystyne - Services for Royce W. Austin, 78, a retired farmer who died Saturday at a Sherman hospital, will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Flesher Funeral Home, conducted by Roy Hazelton, retired minister of the Gunter Church of Christ and the Rev. Rodney Cook, pastor of Elmont Baptist Church.
Burial will be at Holloway Cemetery.
Mr. Austin was born in Texas, March 15, 1900, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Willie Austin. He married Gladys Mae Blythe May 17, 1919, in Sherman.
Surviving are his wife of Van Alstyne; sons, Harold Austin of Sherman and Ted Austin of Howe; two grandchildren; one great-grandchild; sister, Mrs. Opal Clack of Bakersfield, California; and one half-brother, Leonard Austin of Waxahachie.
Sherman Herald Democrat
Gladys Mae Blythe Austin (1904 - 1987)*
Harold Gene Austin (1920 - 1994)*
Eldred Hardy Austin (1922 - 1997)*
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Record added: May 13, 2010
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