Ina Austin, age 88, formerly of Florence, Ala., died Monday, Nov. 23, 2009. The visitation will be from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday at New Hope Church of Christ, with the funeral following at noon. Carl Seigenthaler will be officiating. Interment will be in the adjoining cemetery.
She lived in Mishawaka, Ind., for more than 30 years before retiring back to Central Heights.
The deacons and elders of New Hope Church of Christ will serve as pallbearers.
She is survived by her sister, Noma Chowning of Florence; son, Faires Austin and wife, Margery, of Montgomery; daughter, Nancy Lewis and husband, Gary, of St. Louis, Mo.; grandchildren, Allen Austin (Angie), of Wetumpka, Ala., Julie Knapp (Charles), of Wetumpka, Ala., Byron Lewis (Jennifer) of Sachse, Texas, Todd Lewis (Brittany) of Henderson, Tenn.; great-grandchildren, Shelby Austin, Austin Knapp, Cooper Knapp, Hudson Lewis, Jackson Lewis and several nieces and nephews.
Morrison Funeral Home, Central Heights, is directing.