Services for Dinkey Morris Austin will be held Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, at 2 p.m. from McClain-Hays Chapel.

The Rev. Mike Carr and the Rev. Lawrence Pool will be officiating. Burial will follow in Henry's Chapel Cemetery.

Mrs. Austin, 73, died Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, at Neshoba County General Hospital.

She was a native of Neshoba County and former resident of Meridian. She moved back to the Fork community in Neshoba County 15 years ago. She was a former waitress/cashier and truck driver. She formerly worked as a CNA at Hilltop Manor Nursing Home in Union. Mrs. Austin was a member of Trinity Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Richard Austin of Philadelphia; sons, Scott Ford of Meridian and Ian Smith of Philadelphia; and several stepchildren and grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Rhonda Renee Ford; parents, Cecil and Shellye Morris; and brother, Pellon Morris.