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“Dear Mrs. Cole, I just wrote a message on facebook, asking Austin how he was doing and if he was able to pick up his new plane. Now I know why I had...Read More »
1 of 7 | Posted by: Matthew Poleski - McHenry, IL

“Our prayers are with the Cole Family during this time of grief. May God Bless each of you and give you peace. It is/was our great pleasure to...Read More »
2 of 7 | Posted by: Annivesta Missionary Baptist Chuch Family

“My thoughts and prayers are with the Cole family. ”
3 of 7 | Posted by: Teresa Zachry Hill

“Dearest Gloria and family -I treasure the fact that I was able to spend Sunday mornings with you and Austin during our worship services Sauldam...Read More »
4 of 7 | Posted by: Marian Cordray - Summerville, SC

“Austin, My tears can't breng you back my good friend. You gave me so much in the long time I knew you. You were the father I wish had. Thank you for...Read More »
5 of 7 | Posted by: Robert N Falco - Friend

“Gloria, you, Austin's family, and your family have our deepest sympathy. We enjoyed getting to know both of you during your time at Sauldam Baptist...Read More »
6 of 7 | Posted by: MaryLou Cordray - Ravenel, SC

“To the Cole family, We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Mr. Cole was a dear friend and we always cherished his drop in visits at Bendt...Read More »
7 of 7 | Posted by: Jim and Patty Hayes - Friend


Austin Cole, 87, of Hollywood, South Carolina, husband of Gloria Middleton Whipple Cole, entered into eternal rest Sunday, July 18, 2021. His Funeral Service will be held Friday, July 23, 2021 in J. Henry Stuhr Inc., West Ashley Chapel, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway at 2:00 p.m. Interment service will be held later Memorial Park Cemetery, Skokie, Illinois. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc. Downtown Chapel.

Austin was born June 11, 1934, in Memphis, Tennessee, son of the late Austin Cole, Jr. and Lois Ann Roper Cole, Jr. He was a retired engineer.

He is survived by his wife, Gloria Middleton Cole of Hollywood, SC, three daughters: Catherine Frances Nayner, Elizabeth Von Hoene Bulger and Tiffany Ingrham Cole; six grandchildren: Hannah Emily Coulthart, Anders Cole Johnson, Forrest Cole Von Hoene, Quinn Holden Von Hoene, Piper Rylan Von Hoene, and Rex Taylor Bulger and two great-grandchildren: Finley Coulthart and Lawrence Coulthart.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Sandra Kay Edmonds Cole.