|Birth: ||Jan. 14, 1914|
|Death: ||Apr. 22, 1961|
Austin was the son of Claude William and Lennie Jane Vance Seagler. His parents are buried in Tennessee Colony Cemetery. He married Ruth Laverne Bennett. They were the parents of Emma Louise Seagler, William Dwain Seagler, and Bettie Carolyn Seagler. He later married Grace Truman Ward Magee.
Palestine Herald-Press, Sunday, 23 April 1961:
Funeral services for Austin F. Seagler, 47, of Route 6, Palestine, will be held at 3 p.m. today in the Hassell & Foster Chapel. Archie Waldrum will officiate and burial will be in the Tennessee Colony Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Tucker Farris, Rush Herrington, Willard Neal, Jimmie Farris, Calvin Calcote, Jack Calcote, Max Pyle and Gene Napoleon.
Mr. Seagler died in a local hospital at 10 a.m. Saturday from injuries received in an automobile accident near Tennessee Colony Friday morning. He was born in Tennessee Colony on January 14, 1914, and was associated with the Tucker Farris Garage.
Survivors are his widow, Mrs. Grace Ward Seagler of Palestine; one son, Dwaine Seagler of Grapeland; two daughters, Mfrs. Clifton Bennett of Crockett, Miss Carolyn Seagler of Grapeland; his mother, Mrs. Claude W. Seagler of Tennessee Colony; four step sons, George Magee, James Roy Magee, M. Lloyd Magee and Bill Magee, all of Palestine; two step daughters, Miss Marie Magee and Miss Sue Magee, both of Palestine; three brothers, B. W. Seagler of Tennessee Colony, Claude L. Seagler of the Canary Islands, and four sisters, Mrs. D. S. Calcote and Mrs. Claude Poole, both of Palestine, Mrs. Wilma Russell and Mrs. Emma Tucker, both of Montalba.
The body will be at Hassell & Foster until after services.
Claude William Seagler (1877 - 1939)
Lennie Jane Vance Seagler (1880 - 1967)
Grace Truman Ward Seagler (1911 - 1967)*
Emma Louise Seagler Luce (1939 - 2010)*
Bettie Carolyn Seagler Standley (1945 - 2011)*
Edith Seagler Calcote (1902 - 1993)*
Bernard William Seagler (1904 - 1978)*
Emma Belle Seagler Tucker (1910 - 1999)*
Austin Farris Seagler (1914 - 1961)
Claude L Seagler (1924 - 2017)*
Charles Alton Seagler (1925 - 2014)*
Tennessee Colony Cemetery
Created by: Louise Fisher Goff
Record added: May 31, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 70671683