Originally created 02/10/00

Mr. Harvey Austin Jr.



WASHINGTON, Ga. -- Mr. Harvey Ray Austin Jr., of Orr Road, died Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2000, at his residence.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Hopkins Funeral Home with the Revs. Jim Edwards and Marvin Ellis officiating. Burial will be in Cherokee Memorial Park, Canton.

Mr. Austin, a native of Carroll County, was a truck driver. He was a member of Sharptop Lodge 77.

Survivors include his wife, Gay Ann Williams Austin; two sons, Harvey Austin III and William Austin, both of Washington; four daughters, Sandra Hughes, Ellijay, Georgie Ann Tooker, Washington, Tonja Ellis, Clermont, and Rosie Thackston, Canton; and 10 grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Chuck Patillo, Charles Lamm, Johnny McAvoy, Jeremy Wilson, Jocque Cleveland, Dwight Ellis, Doyle Hughes and Willie Thackston.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Feb. 10, 2000