Nancy Philpott Austin, 86, of Roanoke died April 16, 2010. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph H. Austin Jr., and sister Mary Terpstra. Survivors include son Joseph “Joe” H. Austin III; daughter-in-law Ellen and grandchildren Meggie Austin and Nathan Thomas. A graveside service was held at Sherwood Memorial Park in Salem on April 18, with a reception following at Raleigh Court Presbyterian Church to celebrate her life, humor, and spunky spirit. Online condolences may be made at www.johnmoakey.com.