Evelyn "Peggy" Austin

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Roller-Swift Funeral Home
2173 S. U.S. Hwy 61
Osceola, AR  72370
Tuesday, July 13, 2021
5:00 to 7:00 PM
Service Schedule
Roller-Swift Funeral Home
2173 South US Highway 61
Osceola, AR  72370
Wednesday, July 14, 2021
1:00 PM
Cemetery
Luxora Cemetery
Calhoun St.
Luxora, AR  72358

Evelyn "Peggy" Austin

of Lepanto, AR

January 14, 1930 - July 9, 2021

Evelyn "Peggy" Austin, 91, of Lepanto, AR passed away July 9, 2021. She was born January 14, 1930 in Union County MS, to Virgel Thomas and Nanie Mae Wigington Rakestraw. She was a factory worker, a former member of Luxora First Baptist Church and Dyess Central Baptist Church. She was an avid reader, and enjoyed flowers of all types. She is survived by her sons: Billy D. (Leticia) Austin, Charles Maxey (Debbie) Austin and James (Pam) Austin; her daughters: Sheila Tricarico, Ronnie G. Driskill and Peggy Delores (Gary) Permenter; Twenty-Two grandchildren; Thirty-Six great-grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren and with Two on the way. She is preceded in death by her husband: Billy C. Austin her parents; sons: Craig Austin and John Austin; one grandson Chad Austin; sister: Keron Tate; brothers: Jack Rakestraw and Bill Rakestraw.

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Crystal Underwood Wagner
Texarkana, TX
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Tuesday, July 13, 2021

So sorry for your loss. My thought and prayers go out to the Austin family.

Barbara Ross
Tyronza, AR
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Monday, July 12, 2021

I’m so sorry to hear about your loss of your mom. I remember her from working in Luxora post office. You and your family are in my prayers.

Wanda Linebarger
Alexander, AR
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Sunday, July 11, 2021

Peggy Ronnie and family. We are so sorry. We have great memories from our years at First Baptist Church! Your Mom was a super lady!! Y’all are in our thoughts and prayers.

Jeanie. ( McCanless ) Webb
Paris, TN
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Sunday, July 11, 2021

So sorry for your loss
May the sweet memories of her give the family comfort
My deepest sympathy
Jeanie

Barbara Openlander
Roanoke, TX
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Sunday, July 11, 2021

She was a lady that was always happy & had a smile- that’s how I knew her.❤️

Sue johnson and Harry Johnson
Parkville, MO
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Saturday, July 10, 2021

We are SO SORRY. She was a lovely lady.

Sue and Harry Johnson
Parkville, MO
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Saturday, July 10, 2021

We are so sorry. She was a lovely lady.