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Virginia Comfort Oden Austin
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Birth: Mar. 18, 1890
Dare County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Feb. 28, 1981
Elizabeth City
Pasquotank County
North Carolina, USA

HATTERAS - Mrs. Virginia "Comfort" Oden Austin, 90, of Hatteras, died Saturday morning [Feb. 28, 1981] in Albemarle Hospital following a long illness.

A native of Hatteras, she was former resident of Elizabeth City and had lived in Hatteras for the past 27 years.

She was a housewife and member of Hatteras United Methodist Church and member of Elizabeth City Chapter #44 Order of Eastern Star.

She was a daughter of the late Spires Singleton and Mrs. Martha J. O'Neal Oden and the wife of the late Augustus Moore Austin.

She is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Rebecca Gray of Hatteras; one son, Don Lucian Austin of Hatters; one sister, Mrs. Martha "Cindy" Oden Comer of Dobson; one brother, John Theodore Oden of Griffin, Georgia; 13 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren and 5 step-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Monday afternoon in Hatteras United Methodist Church by the Rev. Fred Roberts, pastor. Burial was in the family cemetery in Hatteras with Twiford's Island Chapel in charge.

The Coastland Times
Manteo, NC
March 1981


moved from Austin Cemetery in Hatteras to Ballance Family Cemetery per C. L. Roth

Family links: 
  Spires Singleton Oden (1858 - 1925)
  Martha J. O'Neal Oden (1863 - 1948)
  Augustus Moore Austin (1888 - 1965)
  Rebecca Austin Gray (1909 - 2000)*
  Charles Augustus Austin (1915 - 1972)*
  Geraldine Austin Turner (1922 - 1968)*
  Spires Singleton Austin (1925 - 1962)*
  Don Lucian Austin (1932 - 2010)*
  Eleanor Bridgman Oden Burrus (1881 - 1964)*
  Daughter Oden (1883 - 1885)*
  Brittie Oden Gaskill (1885 - 1974)*
  Sallie Oden Midgette (1887 - 1939)*
  Virginia Comfort Oden Austin (1890 - 1981)
  Dan Queen Oden (1892 - 1973)*
  Isabel Oden Ballance (1895 - 1968)*
  Worth B. Oden (1897 - 1906)*
  Lillie Oden Peele (1902 - 1974)*
*Calculated relationship
Ballance Family Cemetery
Dare County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Marilyn
Record added: Sep 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 75997117
Virginia Comfort <i>Oden</i> Austin
Added by: Mary Ann Loss
Virginia Comfort <i>Oden</i> Austin
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 Added: May. 4, 2014

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