Sumner County Cemetery Book, by Snider & Yorgason has: Maple Hill Cemetery - Austin, J. W. - 1847 - 1933.
Death of Prominent Citizen.
Funeral services for Mr. J. W. Austin, aged 86, who died at the home of his daughter, Mrs. E. D. Elliott, December 1, 1933, was held Saturday, morning at the Baptist church, conducted by Rev. Frank B. Collins. Mr. Austin had been a member of the Baptist church for 45 years. He was a splendid citizen and a Christian gentlemen. Besides his daughter, he is survived by one son, L. D. Austin, 11 grandchildren and two great grandchildren.