Richard Dean Austin

Jan. 17, 1964-April 16, 2024


Richard Dean Austin, 60, of Sparta, passed away tragically April 16, 2024.

 He was born Jan. 17, 1964, in Crossville.  He was the seventh child of the late Elanze Austin, Jr. and Barbara Anne Austin. 

Service was 2 p.m., April 21, 2024, at Hunter Funeral Home. Richard’s wish was for his ashes to be scattered on his family’s property, in Cumberland County, at a later date.

Hunter Funeral Home  was in charge of arrangements.