|Birth: ||Jul. 1, 1982|
|Death: ||Apr. 26, 2004|
SUNRAY - Lance Cpl. Aaron Austin, 21, stationed at Camp Pendleton, died Monday, April 26, 2004, in Fallujah, Iraq.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday in Oasis Southwest Baptist Church in Amarillo with David Bachelor, chaplain of the Navy, officiating and the Rev. J. Alan Ford, of Oasis Southwest Baptist Church, assisting. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Amarillo by Memorial Park Funeral Home, 6969 E. Interstate 40.
Lance Cpl. Austin was a graduate of Lovington High School in Lovington, N.M. He later joined the Marine Corps and was stationed at Camp Pendleton where he was later deployed to Iraq.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Shane, and a grandfather, Chuck Austin.
Survivors include his mother, De'on Miller of Lovington; his father, Douglas Austin of Amarillo; two brothers, Eric Austin of Amarillo and Mike Austin of Las Vegas, Nev.; his fiancee, Tiffany Frank; a special friend, Jerrod Sneed; his maternal grandfather, Harvey Grigsby of Lovington; his maternal grandmother, Virgie Thomas of Lovington; his paternal grandmother, Juanita Austin of Yorba Linda, Calif.; two nephews, Jacob Austin and Haydon Austin; a niece, Chaise Lynn Austin; several aunts and uncles; and a great number of family and friends.
Amarillo Globe-News, May 2, 2004
Memorial Park Cemetery
Plot: Field of Honor Lot 3 Space 3
Maintained by: Shawn The Grave Hunter
Originally Created by: Kenneth D. Bogard
Record added: May 02, 2004
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