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Stephen Lafayette Austin
Birth: Jan. 11, 1881
Caruthersville
Pemiscot County
Missouri, USA
Death: Oct. 1, 1963
Blytheville
Mississippi County
Arkansas, USA

Published in the Blytheville News Courier, Blytheville, AR, October 1963

Stephen L. Austin, 82, retired Pentecostal minister, died early today at Walls Hospital following a long illness.

Born in Caruthersville, Mo, he had lived in this area all his life.

Services will be at 2 p.m. tomorrow in the Full Gospel Church. Rev. Virgil D. Ragain will officiate. Burial will be in Elmwood Cemetery, Cobb Funeral Home in charge.

He leaves his wife, Cora Myrtle (Keith) Austin; two sons, William L. (Bill) Austin and Conley Fay Austin; one daughter, Seminole (Austin) Gordon; and one brother, William Thomas Austin: four grandchildren, James Lafayette (J.L.) Austin, Nathaniel Fay Austin, Stephen Joseph Austin and Larry Randall Austin; and one great-grandchild, James Nathan Austin.

He married Cora Myrtle Keith on October 29, 1903 in Missouri. He was the father of 10 children (only four lived to be adults).

He was the son of William Austin and Harriett Victoria (Miles) Austin.
 
 
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 Spouse:
  Cora Myrtle Keith Austin (1887 - 1965)*
 
 Children:
  Conley Fay Austin (1918 - 1989)*
  Seminole Avon "Semmie" Austin Gordon (1920 - 2012)*
  Donnie Dale "Pat" Austin (1923 - 1954)*
  William Larkin "Bill" Austin (1931 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Blytheville
Mississippi County
Arkansas, USA
 
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Record added: May 22, 2007
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