June 13, 1952 - December 21, 2021
ST. PAUL, VIRGINIA – Peggy Jordan Austin, 69, went to be in the arms of the Lord on Tuesday, December 21, 2021, at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, Roanoke, Virginia. She was born in Norton, Virginia; daughter of the late Beecher and Josie Evans Jordan. She was a retired school teacher from Wise County Public Schools. Peggy had a heart of gold and was always willing to do what she could to help others. She truly touched the hearts of everyone who knew her. Peggy enjoyed spending time with her great-niece, Shaylyn Merlette, and her daughter, Amanda Austin. She also enjoyed taking trips to the beach and the wonderful memories she made with her special group of friends and sisters of the heart, the Ya-Yas. Peggy had a special place in her heart for all animals, especially her dog, Copper, and her cat, Serissa. She is survived by her loving husband of forty-six years, Larry W. Austin; one son, Anthony Austin of Castlewood, Virginia; one daughter, Amanda Austin of Hillsville, Virginia; one sister, Debbie Jordan of St. Paul, Virginia; one brother, Sam Jordan of Castlewood, Virginia; a wonderful niece, Ali Jordan; a very special great-niece whom she loved with all her heart, Shaylyn Merlette; and many other nieces and nephews. Funeral Services for Peggy Jordan Austin will be conducted at 1:00 p.m., Friday, December 24, 2021, at Castlewood Funeral Home Chapel, Castlewood, Virginia with Rev. Lee Kidd officiating. Entombment will follow in the Chapel of Love Mausoleum – Temple Hill Memorial Park, Castlewood, Virginia. Pallbearers will be Johnnie Davis, Dale Merlette, Darrell Holbrook, Albert “JR” Peterson, Matt Jordan, and Lennie Ring. Honorary Pallbearers will be Ezra Dye, Terry Boone, Sam Riffey, Kyle Fletcher, Blake Whitenack, Andy Shepherd, Gary Bond, and Bruce Puckett. Due to COVID-19, the family requests those attending the Visitation and Services to wear a mask and practice social distancing. The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m., December 24, 2021, at Castlewood Funeral Home, Castlewood, Virginia. Online condolences may be sent to the Austin family through our website and a video tribute may be viewed at www.castlewoodfuneralhome.com. The funeral service will be available for viewing on our website following the service. Castlewood Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
ST. PAUL, VIRGINIA – Peggy Jordan Austin, 69, went to be in the arms of the Lord on Tuesday, December 21, 2021, at Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital, Roanoke, Virginia. She was born in Norton, Virginia; daughter of the late Beecher... View Obituary & Service Information
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