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Dwight Austin Jr.

March 31, 1939 — July 22, 2018

Dwight Austin Jr.


Dwight Hall Austin, Jr. passed from this life peacefully on Sunday, July 22, 2018. He was born in Houston, TX, March 31, 1939, to Dwight Hall Austin, Sr. and Lula Mae Smith.

In life, Dwight served in the US Marine Corp, was a Farm & Ranch Real Estate broker in Houston, goat rancher in Harper, Pilot & Antimony prospector/miner in Honduras, avid water skier/boater and lover of dogs.
Upon retirement, Dwight and his wife of 40 years, Billie Darnell Austin moved to Kerrville.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Dwight Hall Austin, Sr. and Lula Mae Smith; Dwight's oldest sister, Marilyn Austin Weigand (2008); and nephew Howard Weigand (2001).

Those left to cherish his memory include his beloved wife, Billie Darnell Austin; daughter, Stacey Schultea (Joe) of New Waverly step-daughters, Leisa Waldock (Darryl) of Houston; Lux Davis (Ricky) of Houston; brother, Stephen F. Austin; nephew, Stephen D. Austin (Holly); nieces, Tammy W Rinaldi and Michele W Buckinigham; grandchildren, Angela; Scott; Rickey Davis Jr. (Amanda); Nate; Megan; Jeffrey; Julie; Daniel and Sierra.

Funeral services for Dwight Hall Austin Jr., 79, of Kerrville, TX who passed from this life on Monday, July 22, 2018 will be held at Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery at 9:45 AM on Friday, August 3, 2018.

Arrangements are under the direction and personal care of the professionals at Kerrville Funeral Home (830) 895-5111.

Service Schedule

Graveside Service
Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
1520 Harry Wurzbach Road
San Antonio, TX  78209
Friday, August 3, 2018
9:45 AM
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Burial Schedule

Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery
1520 Harry Wurzbach Rd
San Antonio, TX  78209
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