Whitesburg KY

Marvin Giles Austin dies at 93

Funeral services for Marvin Giles Austin, 93, were held May 6 at Haymond Pentecostal Church. Burial was in Powell Valley Memorial Gardens in Virginia.

Born in Dante, Va., he was a son of the late Nathan and Emma Austin and the widower of Lizzie Wright- Austin. He died May 2.

He was preceded in death by two sons, three grandsons, a great-grandson, three brothers and five sisters.

He was a coal miner for more than 30 years.

Surviving are five daughters, three sons, 20 grandchildren, 27 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, a sister, and a brother.

Letcher Funeral Home of Whitesburg had charge of arrangements.

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