Ulysses "Gip" Austin(1934 - 2012)

Ulysses "Gip" Austin


Ulysses "Gip" Austin, 77, of 12 Collison Road, passed away on Sunday, September 9, 2012 at his home. Born in Anderson, he was the son of the late L.T. and Vercena Robinson Austin.

Survivors: wife, Agnes Austin; daughters, Melinda Gale Austin Gilbert of Covington, GA and Barbara Austin Hampton of Jonesboro, GA; sons, Jimmy Austin of Columbia, David Austin and Steve Austin, both of the home, and Joey Austin of Greenville; sisters, Ruby Gray of Greenville and Shirley Austin of Fountain Inn; brothers, Victor "Pete" Austin of Mauldin and John Thomas Austin of Cincinnati, OH; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren.

Funeral Service: Saturday, 2:30 PM at Watkins, Garrett & Woods Mortuary with burial in Greenville Memorial Gardens.

Published in The Greenville News on Sept. 14, 2012