Danny Austin, 60, of Pelzer, South Carolina, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, January 20, 2021 at his residence.
He was born February 5, 1960, son of the late James Wade and Ruby Mae Benfield Austin. Mr. Austin was a member of New Life Baptist Church in Pelzer, South Carolina. He enjoyed music, (especially Bluegrass and Gospel), western movies, and riding his bicycle.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a nephew, Phillip Conner (Rachel Neal).
Those left to cherish his memory include a sister, Janice Conner (Leonard) of Pelzer, South Carolina; a brother, Carroll Austin (Janice) of Claremont; nieces, Michelle Smith (Micheal) and Anna Killian (Kevin); nephews, Clifton Conner (Samantha), Kevin Conner (Jessica), James Austin (Amanda), and Joshua Austin (Hannah); and family/caregivers, Kathleen Snipes and Susan Davis. Also, many more great nieces and nephews, aunts, uncles, and cousins will miss Danny.
The funeral service will be at 11:00 a.m., Monday, February 1, 2021 at Antioch Baptist Church. Rev. Leonard Conner and Rev. Mark Morris will officiate. Burial will follow the service in the church cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials be made to Thrive Upstate, 1700 Ridge Road, Greenville, SC 29607.
Psalms 23:4 “Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff they comfort me.”