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Services

Bryan-Lee Funeral Homes

Donald Edwin Schell, Sr.

March 31, 1942 ~ July 9, 2020

Services will be held:

Howard Winston Candler

August 7, 1928 ~ July 7, 2020

Services will be held: July 12, 2020

Paul Elliott Fisher

October 31, 1945 ~ July 2, 2020

Services will be held: July 25, 2020

Russell “Russ” Decker

July 15, 1949 ~ July 7, 2020

Services will be held: July 11, 2020

Grace Wilkins

March 30, 1928 ~ July 7, 2020

Services will be held: July 11, 2020

Delma Marie Fullam

June 30, 1928 ~ July 6, 2020

Services will be held:

Bryan-Lee Funeral Homes

Audrey Charles Maben, Jr.

December 19, 1953 ~ July 2, 2020

Services will be held:

Laland McMaster Allen

December 31, 1925 ~ July 6, 2020

Services will be held: July 13, 2020

Sylvia B. Austin



October 22, 1946 ~ June 28, 2020

ANGIER– Sylvia Burroughs Austin, 73, passed away on Sunday at her home. A native of Fuquay-Varina, she was the daughter of the late Dallas S. Burroughs and Margaret Wiggins Burroughs.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, July 10th at 11:00 AM in the chapel of Bryan-Lee Funeral Home, Angier. The burial will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens, Fuquay-Varina. The family will receive friends on Thursday, July 9th from 6:00-8:00 PM at Bryan-Lee Funeral Home, Angier.

Sylvia is survived by her husband of 50 years, Nelson Austin; sons, Wallace Austin and wife, Sherry of Raleigh, Dallas Austin and wife, Kimberly of Lillington; twin granddaughters, Elisabeth and Mackensie Austin both of Raleigh; brothers, Kenneth Burroughs of Chocowinity, Mickey Burroughs of New York; mother-in-law, Edith V. Austin of Willow Spring.

Online condolences to the family may be made at bryan-leefuneralhome.com


Visitation

July 9, 2020

6:00-8:00 PM

Bryan-Lee Funeral Home
300 E. McIver St. Angier, NC 27501

Service

July 10, 2020

11:00 AM

Bryan-Lee Funeral Home
300 E. McIver St. Angier, NC 27501

Burial will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens in Fuquay-Varina.

Guestbook

  1. Janice Arnold

    I will certainly miss Sylvia smiling face and her laughter. My thoughts and prayers are with the family during this time. I pray that God will give you peace and comfort that only he can give.

  2. Andrea Cowling

    My heart and prayers to you ALL. I am so sorry for the loss of Sylvia. What a wonderful and brilliantly talented person she was. I loved her bunches.

  3. John and Linda Overby

    Nelson and family our love, thoughts and prayers go out to all of you for the loss of Sylvia. We’ll miss her great sense of humor, beautiful smile and art! May God hold you close and comfort you in the days and weeks ahead. Love & prayers, John and Linda Overby

  4. Elizabeth Campbell

    I will miss Sylvia. She was a beautiful lady inside and out, and a wonderfully fun person. My love and prayers are with her family. I know you meant everything to her.

  5. Elizabeth Campbell

    Sylvia was a beautiful person inside and out. I will miss her wonderful sense of humor. My love and prayers are with her family. I know you meant the world to her.

  6. Richard and Charlotte Ferguson

    Sylvia was a wonderful grandmother to Mackensie and Elisabeth. We along with her entire family will miss her greatly. Our sincere condolences to Nelson, Wallace, Dallas and extended family. Love Charlotte and Richard Ferguson

  7. MaryLou Spence Hartman

    You are all so very much in my prayers as you have poured your love out on your delightful wife, mother and grandmother. She was amazingly gifted and full of spunk. We all loved her!! What a blessing to see her after all these years at the 50th Wedding Anniversary affair. Such a beautiful family she leaves to cherish her memory.

  8. Marty. Champion

    My child hood mom , learned a lot from her and Nelson, my brother and I helped them in the tobacco field, sweet lady prayers 🙏 for the family

  9. Jenny Currin

    Family you did a wonderful job gathering the sweet memories with Sylvia. We see a whole lot of love in this family. May the God of love comfort you in your time of healing.

    Blessings,
    Tim and Jenny Currin

  10. Shannon Inman

    Praying God will comfort the family during this time. Beautiful video of some special moments of her life. Heaven has gained a beautiful soul.

  11. Mark Ennis

    MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU ALL

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