Bobby Gene Austin, 67, of Greeneville, entered into rest at the home of his niece, Judy Hensley, in Jonesborough on Thursday.
He is survived by one sister: Kathleen Meisenheimer; two brothers: Ron and Andrew Austin; a sister-in-law: Nancy Austin; several nieces and nephews; many friends; and a caregiver and special great-niece: Leslie Garretson.
He was a son of the late George and Katherine Austin and was preceded in death by seven brothers and one sister.
A memorial service will be conducted at a later date.
Condolences can be sent to the family at www.kiserrosehillfuneralhome.com.
Kiser-Rose Hill Funeral Home is in charge of the the arrangements.