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Dorothy Carden Austin
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Obituary for Dorothy Carden Austin

Dorothy Carden Austin of Bremen, passed away Wednesday, October 18, 2017 in a local hospital. She was born in Bremen, November 21, 1925, daughter of the late John Thomas Carden and Vera Slate Carden. Mrs. Austin was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Bremen. She was a homemaker and had worked as a Avon representative for 46 years.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William Leo Austin and three brothers, Forrest Carden, Horace Carden and Johnnie Carden.

Survivors include three daughters and sons-in-law; Susan and Larry Smith of Bowdon, Betty and Eddy Dickey of Sunny Hills, FL, Sandra and Richard Morris of Temple; grandchildren, Cheryl and Rickey Bowers, Carrollton, Wayne Smith of Commerce, Ryan and Mitzi Morris , Temple, Matt and Amanda Morris of Carrollton, Christopher Cartee of Chipley, FL and four great grandchildren; two sisters, Janelle Brown of Ranburne, AL, Peggy and Bobby Gresham of Bremen and two sisters-in-law, Jackie Rivers Carden of Carrollton and Adel Wingo Carden of Bremen.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Friday from 12 noon until 2:00 PM.

Services will be Friday, October 20 at 2:00 PM from the chapel of Hightower Funeral Home with Reverend Ralph Caldwell officiating. Music will be furnished by Reid Morris. Wayne Smith, Reid Morris, Matt Morris, Christopher Cartee, Benjamin Bowers and Ryan Morris will serve as pallbearers. Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park with Brother Bobby Gresham officiating.
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Hightower Funeral Home

318 Gordon Street
Bremen, GA 30110





2:00 PM
Chapel Hightower Funeral Home

318 Gordon Street
Bremen, GA 30110

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Forest Lawn Memorial Park

946 Waddell Street
Bremen, GA 30110


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