Faye Austin, Pontotoc
Faye Austin, age 88, died Wednesday, February 9, 2011 at the Sanctuary Hospice House in Tupelo. She was a member of the Pontotoc Church of Christ and retired from the Pontotoc County Health Department as a nurse.
Services will be at 2:00 PM Saturday, February 12, 2011 at Browning Funeral Home Chapel with Minister Gordon Gentry officiating; burial will follow in the Hopewell Cemetery. Browning Funeral Home in Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include her daughters: Rhonda Reynolds (Dusty) of Flowood, MS and Jamie Whitworth of Oxford, MS; her sister: Dathal Du Bois of Denville, IL; four grandchildren: Chad Reynolds, Matt Reynolds, Brandon Whitworth and Ashlee Whitworth and two great grandchildren: Kaylee Whitworth and Karlee Whitworth.
She was preceded in death by her parents: Fred Head and Annie Lee Conaway Head; her husband: James Euell Austin and a sister: Hoyle Duckworth.
Visitation will be from 11 to 2 PM Saturday at the funeral home.
The family request that memorials be sent to: Pine Vale Children's Home, 1872 CR 700, Corinth, MS 38834.
Condolences may be offered at www.browningpontotoc.com