Mr. Rubert Alfred “Bob” Austin, 91, died Thursday, March 30, 2017. A native of Union County, he was a retired truck driver and WWII veteran having served in the Navy and Marines.

Surviving are his children, Linda A. Woodall (Lee) of Goldsboro and Rick Austin (Barbara) of Snow Hill; sisters, Janet Mangum and Bernice Tomberlin both of Monroe, and Betty Haynes of Clyde; brothers, Pat Austin of Monroe and Dale Austin of Locust; 8 grandchildren and 3 great-grandchildren.

No formal services will be held.

Arrangements by Taylor-Tyson Funeral Service.