April 15, 1945 – February 7, 2012
Bill Austin, 66, of McLoud, OK passed away peacefully at his home on February 7, 2012 with family by his side. He was born April 15, 1945 to Dewey and Stella (Edmonson) Austin in Tecumseh, OK. Bill was a proud tribal member of the Chickamauga Cherokee Indian Nation, and served in the Army for several years during Vietnam. Bill had a love for motorcycles and traveling by them across the United States. He is survived by 1 sister, Luceinda Stephens of California and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents, 4 brothers and 2 sisters. His graveside service was held at noon, Thursday, February 9th at Oakdale Cemetery in Paden, OK under the direction of Resthaven Funeral Home.
- Graveside Service Thursday, February 9, 2012