Austin Francis Roundtree
Austin Francis Roundtree
  • March 11, 1940 - December 13, 2017
  • Lacombe, Louisiana

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Austin was called home by his heavenly father on December 13, 2017 at the age of 77.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Francis and Angelina Roundtree along with younger brother Thomas.

Austin leaves behind his life partner and best friend of 43 years, Ray Allen, loving father of Theresa Theobold (Mike) and Lisa Long (Jeff).

Proud grandfather of Devin and Robyn Theobold, Shane Long (April) and Dominic Long.

Great grandfather of Kaylee Long.

Survived by Thomas’ wife Gloria (Faye) and their children, Bryan and Rebecca Roundtree, Heather Seaman (Craig). Great nephew Tommy, great nieces, Hannah, Hailey, Hope and Eliza. Austin had many hobbies that he loved including Mardi Gras, both riding and attending, and bringing items to life with his building skills and their casino trips.

In general, he loved to make people laugh with his dry sense of humor. Austin enjoyed life and lived life to its fullest. He will be sadly missed by all.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Funeral Mass in the Chapel of Lake Lawn Metairie Funeral Home, 5100 Pontchartrain Blvd., New Orleans, on Wednesday, December 20, 2017 at 12:00 p.m. Visitation will begin at 10:00 a.m. Interment will follow at Lake Lawn Park.