William Bill Austin • May 15, 2019
William B Austin, 78 was called home to be with his wife Marie and Daughter Jennifer on Wednesday, May 15th 2019 in Pensacola, Florida.
Bill was born in Pensacola, Florida to Edward and Ida Austin on October 4th, 1940. He married his lifelong love Marie on June 17th, 1961. They had two beautiful daughters. First their oldest Lisa Lee, and then their second Jennifer Runion. Bill was a simple man who took pride in everything he did, He always made sure his family came first, he would give you the shirt off his back, or the last dollar in his pocket to help someone. He was loved by everyone and will be missed by all.
Bill was preceded in death by his beloved wife Marie and his daughter Jennifer, his brother’s Henry, John, C-Ray, Gene, and Edward his sisters Marguerite, Mabel: His Father Edward and his mother Ida.
Bill is survived by his Daughter Lisa (Robby), his son Clayton (Tina), her grandchildren Brandy, Danielle, and Robert (Mary) and his Great-grandchildren, Alyssa, William and Cooper and his sister Eleanor. Services will be held from 11am to 12pm on Saturday May 18th at Pensacola Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, This will be a closed casket service per my fathers request.
A celebration of Bill’s life will be held at 4pm at his daughters home located at 529 El Matador Drive, Pensacola, Fl 32506
We would like to extend a Heartfelt Thanks to Pastor Daniel Lay, Josh Pierre, Charlene Figueroa, Kelly Munn, Miranda Hipps and Michelle Murphy. all whom are with Vitas Healthcare.