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Judith Karen (Pillow) Austin

September 7, 1940 ~ July 19, 2021 (age 80)

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Judith  Pillow  Austin  was born on  September  7, 1940,  in  Bay  City,  Texas  to  Clyde  Lee  Pillow  and Flora  Hardin.  Judith  was  endearingly  known  to  most  as  Granny.  She  married  Robert  Alois  Austin on  April 27,  1959,  and  they  made  their  life  and  raised  their  three  children  in  Houston,  Texas. There  she  enjoyed  her  time  playing  ziltch  with  her  family,  fishing,  bowling,  and  of  course watching  her  favorite  team  the  Houston  Astros.  She  is  proceeded  in  death  by  her  parents  Clyde and  Flora  Pillow,  sisters  Belva  Doris  Pillow  and  Yvonne  Haley,  grandson  Joshua  Aaron  Austin, husband  Robert  Austin,  and  her  beautiful  daughter  Deborah  Kaye  Savage.  Judith  is  survived  by brother  Joseph  E. Pillow,  children  Robert  Austin,  Russell  and  Betty  Austin,  son-in-law  Larry Savage,  her  grandchildren  and  great  grandchildren  Karen  Federwisch,  Burton  J.  Savage,  Krystal Chapa,  Savannah  Bishop,  Brittney  Hernandez,  Andrew  Austin,  Stephanie  Austin,  Noah  Austin, Cameron  Chapa,  Joshua  Garcia,  Isaiah  Gitchel,  Antonio Chapa  Jr.,  Linus Bishop,  Kinleigh  Austin, Xander  Bishop,  Benjamin  Chapa,  and  many  nieces  and  nephews.  She  will  be  greatly  missed by all  that  she  knew  and  loved.  She  will  always  be  remembered  for  her  welcoming  personality  and loving  spirit.   

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July 26, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Gipson Pendergrass People's Mortuary, LLC
109 NW 1st Street
Smithville, TX 78957

Graveside Service
July 26, 2021

11:00 AM
Oak Hill Cemetery
Hwy 95
Smithville, TX 78957

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