Mrs. Sandra Austin, age 67, of Covington passed away Wednesday, October 30, 2013 at her home. She was born in Carrollton Georgia on October 23, 1946 to the late Willard and Myrtle Huckeba Mashburn. Mrs. Austin was a register nurse and worked at Georgia Baptist Hospital in Atlanta specializing in pediatric care. She showed and loved Tennessee Walking Horses. Mrs. Austin was preceded in death by her brother Jerry Mashburn.
Mrs. Austin is survived by her husband Steve Austin of Covington, son and daughter-in-law Tim and Penney Griffin of Olive Branch, Mississippi her sisters and brother-in-law; Martha and Clyde Snyder, Sarah Thornton and her sister-in-law Susan Mashburn all of Lowell, Georgia. She is also survived numerous nieces, nephews, other family and close friends.
Funeral services for Mrs. Austin will be held at 2 o’clock, Saturday, November 2, 2013 at the Chapel of J.C. Harwell and Son Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Covington City Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6:00pm until 8:00pm on Friday, November 1, 2013. J.C. Harwell & Son Funeral Home and Cremation Chapel, 2157 East Street S.E., Covington, GA 30014 is in charge of arrangements. A guest book may be signed on-line at www.harwellfuneralhome.com