Jerry Thomas Austin, Jr. of Miami, Okla. passed from this life Saturday, January 26, 2019 at his home. He was 25.

Jerry was born October 5, 1993 in Miami, Okla. to Jerry and Tana (Hall) Austin, Sr. He had lived in Miami most of his life and graduated from Miami High School Class of 2002. He was a musician and a member of Abounding Faith Ministries of Miami, Okla.

Jerry was preceded in death by his great grandparents Ada and Herman Miner, grandfather Joel Austin and his uncle J.R. Schrader.  

Jerry is survived by his parents Tana and Jerry Austin of the home, two brothers Joekiah Austin and Jabari Austin of Miami, Okla., grandparents Gay Chaddock of Miami, Okla., Tom Schrader of Fairland, Okla. and Carrie and Albert Hall of Salem, Mo., his aunts Carrie Hart of Galena, Kan., Angi Hall – Wilson of Union, Mo., Jill Edwards – Fanning of Joplin, Mo., one uncle Troy Austin of Long Beach, Calif., his cousins Jessica Opydyke of Ala., Angel Hart of Overland Park, Kan., Cee Austin of Wichita, Kan. and Byron Austin of Pittsburg, Kan.

Jerry was so loved by his family and friends. He adored and was dedicated to writing and producing music. He was an adventure loving soul throughout his life making each moment count. His many friendships were precious to him and stretch thousands of miles wide. Jerry will be forever missed and memories of all your love and laughter will be celebrated forever! We love you Jerry!

No services are planned at this time. Arrangements have been placed in the care of Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service of Miami, Okla.