Austin was born on August 10, 1933 and passed away on Wednesday, January 11, 2017.
Austin was a resident of West Helena, Arkansas at the time of passing.
He received his bachelorâs degree from Arkansas State University.
He was a veteran of the Korean War and served in both the Air Force and Marines.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday January 16 2017 at Roller-Citizens Funeral Home. Visitation will be held prior to services beginning at 10:00. Burial will be at Odd Fellows Cemetery in West Helena. Brother Adam Rowland will officiate. Services will be directed by Roller- Citizens Funeral Home West Helena 870 572-2571.