3/15/15 —- HAYES C. AUSTIN

HAYES C. AUSTIN, age 56, of Cowan, Tenn., departed this life on Friday, March 13, 2015 at Southern Tennessee Regional Health Systems of Winchester.

He attended Cowan Church of the Nazarene. Mr. Austin was a veteran of the United States Army. Hayes enjoyed hunting, fishing and golfing.

Mr. Austin was preceded in death by his father, Heyward Austin, father-in-law, Johnny Ake and brother-in-law, David Ake.

He is survived by his loving wife of 32 years, Donna Austin of Cowan, Tenn., daughters; Jennifer Austin and Ashlee Austin both of Cowan, mother, Elon Austin of Cowan, sister; Kathy(Bill) Hane of Tullahoma, Tenn., brothers; Butch(Jenny Sue) Austin of Cowan and Randy(Linda) Austin of Cowan, brother-in-law, Darrell(Kathy) Ake of GA, mother-in-law, Jean Ake of Cowan, special grandson, Bentley Hayes Austin and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, March 15, 2015 from 1:00 P.M. – 3:00 P.M. at Grant Funeral Services.

Funeral services will also be held on Sunday, March 15, 2015 at 3:00 P.M. from the chapel of Grant Funeral Services with Brother Josh Haun and Brother Dan Williams, officiating.

Interment will follow in Cowan Montgomery Cemetery with military honors, bestowed.

Grant Funeral Services in charge of arrangements.veteran