The Richmond Register

February 13, 2013

Ernest G. ‘Ernie’ Augustine


Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home

RICHMOND — Ernest G. “Ernie” Augustine, husband of Linda Carol Augustine, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2013, in the Hospice Compassionate Care Center of Richmond.

He was born on March 19, 1936, to the late Russell and Helen Fries Augustine Sr. Ernie was a member of the College Hill United Methodist Church and he was retired from the State of West Virginia Department of Highways.

Other than his wife Carol, survivors include: two sons, Gusty Augustine of Parkersburg, W.Va., and Jeff Augustine (Kim) of Charleston, W.Va.; one daughter, Kathy Runion (Steve) of Waverly, W.Va.; two sisters, Emma McClain of Irvine, Ky. and Betty Rollins of Parkersburg, W.Va.; five grandchildren, Jessica Hinkle, Lisa Augustine, Dr. Nick Pickrell, Justin Augustine and Emily Augustine; two step-grandchildren, Caleb Runion and Brittnie Saliba; one great-grandchild, Sophia Hinkle; numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be conducted at 3 p.m. Saturday at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home with Bro. Tim Jones officiating. Burial will follow in Flatwoods Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be Jeff Augustine, Justin Augustine, Steve Runion, and Lee Anglin.

The family would like to thank the fabulous people at Hospice Compassionate Care Center for the wonderful care given to Ernie and the entire family.

Condolences may be expressed at www.orpfh.com