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Celebrating the life of

Joseph Andrew Austin, Sr.

October 31, 1934 - March 21, 2024

Joseph Andrew Austin, Sr.

Joseph Andrew Austin, Sr., 89, passed away Thursday, March 21, 2024, at his home.  He was born October 31, 1934, to the late Winton and Marie Evans Austin.  Mr. Austin was an electrician for the Local IBEW #508. 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his siblings, Winton Austin, Donald Austin, Delores Diamond, and Joyce Sharpe.

He is survived by two sons, Joseph Austin, Jr (Geana Rouchi), of Savannah, and Jaudon Austin (Vicky) of Pooler.  Also surviving are three grandchildren, Hunter Austin, Colby Austin, Leslie Holcombe, and sister-in-law, Ann Austin.

Funeral Service will be 1:00 p.m., Friday, March 29, 2024, with Visitation one hour prior to the service at Fox & Weeks, Hodgson Chapel.

Burial will follow in Hillcrest Abbey East Cemetery, 1600 Wheaton Street, Savannah, GA. 




Sorry for your loss Joe Jr. & family your dad was always an interesting and fun guy to be around.

- Robert Dickerson, RINCON, Georgia

A candle has been lit!

Rest easy my sweet Uncle Joe, I will surely miss you

- Tonya Murphy, Savannah, Ga

A candle has been lit!

My condolences to the family

- Teresa Hallstein, SAVANNAH, GA

Our prayers and thoughts go out to the Austin family. Joe was a great man, and I always enjoyed my time spent with him.

- John K Orvin, Richmond Hill, GA

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel