Ruth F. Austin, age 87 of Orlando, passed away Friday, September 22, 2017 at Orlando Lutheran Tower. She was born in St Thomas, Virgin Islands, on August 5, 1930 daughter of the late Clarita (Blyden) and William Macks. Ruth was employed in the Division of Licensing for the US Government and was a member of Sanctuary of Praise Ministries, Church of God by Faith of Orlando.
As a result of her generous spirit and pleasant personality, she was loved by many. Her Christian life and spirit will remembered in the lives of all who knew her. Ruth's life will forever be cherished by her son Deane Austin of Orlando; three sisters Inez and Mae Marks both of the Bronx, NY; Grace Roberts, of Orlando; niece Kishma Vincent of Jacksonville and special friend Ada L. Figueroa of Atlanta.
The family will be receiving friends from 11:00 am until 12:00 pm, followed by the funeral service on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at Dobbs Funeral Home. Interment will be at Winter Garden Cemetery.