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Rachel Jennette Austin
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Birth: Sep. 15, 1915
Buxton
Dare County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jun. 11, 1997
Elizabeth City
Pasquotank County
North Carolina, USA

AVON - Rachel Jennette Austin, 81, died Wednesday, June 11, at an Elizabeth City hospital.

Mrs. Austin was born in Buxton. She was a retired manager of the Hatteras High School cafeteria. She was a member of the St. John's Methodist Church in Avon.

She was the daughter of the late Nasa Farrow Jennette, Sr. and the late Ethel Scarborough Jennette. She was the widow of William Julian Austin.

She is survived by 2 daughters: Bonita Williams of Avon and Faye Cartwright of Currituck; 5 sisters: Edith Bradley and Delores Gillikin of Buxton, Lorena Hornbecker of Virginia Beach, Va., Elizabeth Hooper of Kitty Hawk and Elena Gillikin of Morehead City; one brother, Nasa Farrow Jennette, Jr. of Buxton; 5 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild.

A funeral service will be held Friday, June 13, at St. John's United Methodist Church . Burial will follow in the family cemetery in Avon. Twiford's Island Chapel, Hatteras, is in charge of these arrangements.

The Coastland Times
Manteo, NC
Thursday, June 12, 1997
 
 
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 Parents:
  Nasa Farrow Jennette (1873 - 1961)
  Ethel Mae Scarborough Jennette (1893 - 1969)
 
 Spouse:
  William Julian Austin (1913 - 1997)
 
 Children:
  Bonita Austin Williams (1931 - 2010)*
 
 Siblings:
  Calvin Claude Jennette (1897 - 1970)**
  Etta Ruth Jennette Quidley (1899 - 1992)**
  Alice Muriel Jennette Fulcher (1901 - 1983)**
  Joseph Edward Jennette (1904 - 1971)**
  Hazel Jennette Whedbee (1912 - 1988)*
  Rachel Jennette Austin (1915 - 1997)
  Geraldine Jennette Gaskins (1923 - 1987)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Zion Scarborough Cemetery
Avon
Dare County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Marilyn
Record added: Sep 05, 2011
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Rachel <i>Jennette</i> Austin
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