Austin, Christopher F.

Christopher F. Austin, 33, of McDonough, died Sunday, Oct. 16, 2011.

He was born in Riverdale, to Frank and Karen Austin, and was employed with the City of Dahlonega.

Chris is survived by his wife, Margarita Austin; a son, Ethan Gediminas Austin; his parents, Frank and Karen Austin, of Hampton; a brother, Jonathan Austin, of Forsyth; a sister, Angela Baxley, of Griffin; and his grandparents, Charles and Alma Johnson, of Locust Grove.

Memorial Services will be held on Thursday, Oct. 20, at 3 p.m., at the Chapel of Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday, from 2 p.m., until 2:45 p.m., prior to the service. The family will also receive friends at the home of Frank and Karen Austin immediately following the service.

In lieu of flowers, the family respectfully asks that donations be made to Ethan Austin’s college fund, in care of the family.

Those who wish, may sign the online guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors is in charge of arrangements, (770) 914-1414.