1963 ~ 2019
Date of Death: November 1, 2019
In profound sadness, the staff of Veasley Funeral Home & Cremations, Inc. want to express our sincere condolences to the Austin family. Willie's earthly temple is now resting in the care of Veasley Funeral Home. Revelations 21:4 says "And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death; nor sorrow, nor crying, neither shall their be anymore pain, for the former things are passed away." Be assured that in the days ahead you will surely gain strength from the memories of Mr. Willie Lee Austin, Sr.
Derrick Veasley ~ Director
Henry Veasley ~ Director
Pastor E.C. Maltbia ~ Chaplain
Willie Lee Austin, Sr., 56, of North Little Rock, Arkansas transitioned Friday, November 1, 2019.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Oria Austin, Sr. and Myrtle Lewis Austin; two brothers, Lawrence Austin and Phillip Austin, Sr.
He leaves to cherish his wife of 20 years, Kesha Austin; five children, Mareka Austin, Whitney Austin, Willie Austin, Jr., Bryan Wayne, Sr., and Hunter Austin; five siblings, Oria (Melvet) Austin, Jr., Mildred (Fred) Austin, Annie Withers, Billie Jean Austin, and Joyce (Ocie) Gwin, grandchildren, and a host of relatives and friends.
Celebration of Life will be held 11 a.m. on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at Saint Mark Baptist Church, 5722 West 12th Street Little Rock, Arkansas.
Family visitation will be held from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday November 15, 2019 at Abundance Grace Christian Church 9901 Leah Lane, Mabelvale, Arkansas.
Professional service is entrusted to Veasley Funeral Home 1111 Harkrider Street, Conway, Arkansas.