Mrs. Austin was born on January 14, 1945 and passed away on Friday, June 9, 2017. Mrs. Austin was a resident of Asheboro, North Carolina at the time of passing. She was a 1963 graduate of Asheboro High School and had worked at Black & Decker and Knorr Foods. Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 p.m., Monday, June 12, 2017, in the Ridge Funeral Home Chapel, Asheboro. Burial will follow at New Hope Memorial Gardens.