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Olen Leonard Austin
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Birth: Nov. 7, 1907
Houston (Chickasaw County)
Chickasaw County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Jan., 1978
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA

Olen Leonard was born 11/7/1907 Houston,Chickasaw, Miss and died Jan 1978 Memphis, TN.

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Printed in the Times Post, Houston, Mississippi dated January 26 1978

Funeral services were held Jan. 13 at Mt. Vernon Gardens Mausoleum in Memphis, Tenn., for Olen Leonard Austin, who died on Jan. 10 at St. Joseph's East Hospital in Memphis at age 70. Services were conducted by Rev. Al Doyle, pastor of the Memphis First United Methodist Church in Memphis, and interment was in Memphis.

Mr. Austin was a native of Houston. He was the son of Mrs. H S Austin of Houston and the late H S Austin of Houston.

He is survived by his widow, Mrs. Halia Austin; four brothers: William, of Memphis, James and Robert of Oxford, and Thomas of Houston, Miss.; five sisters: Mrs. Mary Triplett of Brooksville, Miss., Miss Lucille Austin of Houston, Mrs. Lena Armour of Houlka, and Mrs. Kate Word of Ashland, and Mrs. Elizabeth May of Memphis.

Masonic rites were held by members of the Lelia Scott Lodge, of which he was a member.



*** Many thanks to C J Lyngheim (#47411175) and Barbara Wiley Hamby (#46991563) for additional info.



 
 
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 Parents:
  Hugh Sherman Austin (1882 - 1962)
  Mary Addie Bea Boring Austin (1885 - 1985)
 
 Spouse:
  Halia D. Floyd Austin (1907 - 1993)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Hiram Austin (1903 - 1993)*
  Mary Clytee Austin Triplett (1905 - 2000)*
  Olen Leonard Austin (1907 - 1978)
  Margaret Lucille Austin Childs (1910 - 2001)*
  Lena Carolyn Austin Armour (1912 - 1990)*
  Sherman Hugh Austin (1914 - 1976)*
  Thomas Upton Sisson Austin (1916 - 2001)*
  James Augustus Austin (1918 - 1987)*
  Nannie Kate Austin Word (1920 - 2009)*
  Elizabeth Addie Austin May (1922 - ____)*
  Robert Isaac Austin (1925 - 2007)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Memphis Memory Gardens
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Lanie
Record added: Aug 12, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74797414
Olen Leonard Austin
Added by: Martha Hall Wise McElroy
 
Olen Leonard Austin
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 Added: Jun. 4, 2012
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- Lanie
 Added: Aug. 12, 2011
 
 
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