Austin R. Biggs Sr., 53, of Russell, died Wednesday, May 10, 2017, in King's Daughters Medical Center in Ashland.
Austin was born Aug. 16, 1963, in Boyd County, a son of the late Samuel and Bethel Faye Church Biggs.
He was a sales engineer for Riggs Machine Shop in Ashland and a U.S. Army Veteran.
Austin is survived by his wife, Cynthia "Cindy" Massie Biggs; a daughter, Faith Angelina Biggs; a son, Austin R. Biggs Jr.; a brother, Samuel Biggs of Deland, Fla.; a niece, Lyndsey Davis; three nephews, Jacob Workman, Jason Young and Bryan Oliver; and a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, co-workers and friends.
Funeral Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 13, 2017, at Lazear Funeral Home Chapel in Ashland with The Rev. Randy Biggs and Brother Steve Fraley officiating. Burial will be in Bellefonte Memorial Gardens in Flatwoods. Pall Bearers will be Carl Biggs, Chester Brown, James Kirk, Bert Riggs, Kenny Harshbarger and Ron Wells.
Friends may call after noon Saturday at the funeral home.
In lieu flowers, donations may be sent to a trust fund that has been set for his children at First & Peoples Bank and Trust, 400 Ferry St., Russell, KY 41169.
Published on  May 11, 2017