Austin Taylor Carson

August 8, 2017

Austin Taylor Carson, 27, of Frankfort, passed away on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 in South Dakota while on a much anticipated motorcycle trip with his dad.

He was born on April 10, 1990 in Frankfort to Daniel and Sherrie (Taylor) Carson.  He was a 2008 graduate of Frankfort High School and earned his Associates Degree in 2011 from Indiana – Purdue University Fort Wayne.  He had been employed at Federal Mogul in Frankfort as a Manufacturing Engineer for 2 ½ years.  Austin was a fan of the West Ham Soccer Club and enjoyed playing soccer.  He was also a Certified “Storm Chaser”, a Tennessee Titans football fan, and loved to travel.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made in Austin’s honor to Archer-Weston Funeral & Cremation Center for donation to a fund to benefit his Fiancé and son:  Ariana Ruiz and Gareth Austin Carson.  Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

Visitation and Services

Friends may visit from 2-8 p.m. Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at Archer-Weston Funeral & Cremation Center in Frankfort.  Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at the funeral home.  Rev. Mark Mowery will officiate. Burial will follow in Bunnell Cemetery.

Survived by:

Survivors include his Father:  Daniel Carson of Lafayette;  Mother:  Sherrie Carson of Frankfort;  Fiancé:  Ariana Ruiz of Frankfort;  Son:  Gareth Austin Carson (due in September);  Brothers:  Preston Carson of Greenwood and  Anthony (Grace) George of Kokomo;  Maternal Grandmother:  Pauline Taylor of Frankfort;  and Paternal Grandfather:  Jack Carson of Lafayette.  Several Aunts, Uncles, and Cousins also survive.

Preceded by:

He was preceded in death by his Maternal Grandfather:  Willard Taylor and his Paternal Grandmother:  Darlene Carson.


Leave your Condolences

23 Condolences for “Austin Taylor Carson”

  1. Mary Reynolds August 11, 2017 at 4:52 pm

    There are no words to express my sympathy. I am deeply sorry for the loss of your son, brother, grandson.

  2. Rebecca Alquezada August 11, 2017 at 5:56 pm

    It is with my deepest sympathy to the Carson family, Ariana & Gareth & Ruiz family for the loss of Austin. May you find peace & understanding during this difficult time of loss. You are in our thoughts & prayers!

  3. Diane Denniston August 11, 2017 at 6:22 pm

    To Sherrie, Dan, Preston, Ariana, and baby Gareth, and all the family: We want you to know how very sorry we are that you are facing this terrible loss in your lives. We have been, and will continue to hold you up in prayer, asking God to flood your hearts and minds with wonderful memories, shared expressions of love, and His peace to make this less difficult. We love you guys! Just as you have been there for us in the past, we want to support you in any way we can, so please let us know if you need anything. Diane, Isaac, and Lesleigh

  4. Julie Mink (Tull) August 11, 2017 at 6:35 pm

    Sherry and family, I am so saddened by your loss. May you find some sort of Peace and comfort at this time.

  5. Ed and Shirley Rose August 11, 2017 at 7:07 pm

    So sorry for your pain and sorrow Pauline. Love and prayers to you and your family

  6. Marcella Weaver August 11, 2017 at 7:10 pm

    So very sorry for your loss and your family is in my continued thoughts and prayers.

  7. Delilah Paulsen August 11, 2017 at 8:07 pm

    So sorry for your loss Sherrie. Prayers for the family.

  8. Ken Walters August 11, 2017 at 8:27 pm

    So sorry, Sherrie. Grace & peace.

  9. Kim wiles August 11, 2017 at 9:56 pm

    Ariana I’m so sorry for your loss I’ll be praying for you all. Kim Wiles

  10. Rhonda Dale August 12, 2017 at 1:22 am

    So sorry for your loss. There are no words that I can even think of that I feel would express my thoughts or my heart. Praying for peace, and comfort at your time of need.

  11. Brenda Carson August 12, 2017 at 9:40 am

    Ariana, Gareth, Sherrie, Dan, Preston, Anthony, Grace, family and friends; No words to describe how totally sorry I am for the loss of Austin! May you all find peace and understanding during this difficult time of loss! Remember all the wonderful memories he has given all of us! All my thoughts and prayers and may God lead you through your loss!! My deepest sympathy to all of you, GOD BLESS YOU ALL, ONE AMAZING YOU MAN; R.I.P. AUSTIN

  12. Christie DeCraene August 12, 2017 at 1:00 pm

    IU Health Frankfort therapy department extends our deepest sympathies during this difficult time. It is an honor to have known Austin and we pray for healing of those hearts closest to him. Sherrie, please know we are thinking of you.

  13. Kenny and Sally Mitchell August 12, 2017 at 8:45 pm

    Our prayers are with you at this difficult time

  14. Mark & Molly Howe August 13, 2017 at 8:09 am

    Prayers for comfort.

  15. Michelle Ann Fivecoate August 13, 2017 at 11:19 am

    There are simply no words. All of you are in my thoughts and prayers. I just can’t phathom the heart ache and pain you’re going through. My heart breaks for each of you in difficult time.
    Love hugs prayers

  16. Gary Mikesell August 13, 2017 at 1:34 pm

    My deepest sympathy and prayers go out to the Carson family, Ariana & Gareth & Ruiz family. Each night at the end of my shift and the beginning of Austin’s we had the opportunity to talk. I will miss him and those times greatly.

  17. Bill and Lou Ray August 13, 2017 at 7:59 pm

    Sherrie, so sorry about your son & Pauline so sorry about your grandson. You will be in our prayer and thoughts. Bill and Lou Ray

  18. Stephen Goss August 14, 2017 at 4:27 pm

    Austin will remain in our thoughts and all of you will all be in our prayers. What a lovely young man and such a terrible loss for you all. We are so sorry we can’t get to the funeral to be with you all. God bless RIP Austin, you are missed. Stephen and all the Goss family UK.

  19. Linda McKinney August 15, 2017 at 11:26 am

    Sherrie and Pauline, My heart is breaking for you. I’m so sorry for the loss of Austin.

  20. Brian and Teresa Leach August 15, 2017 at 11:43 am

    Ariana, Dan and family,

    Thinking of you during this difficult time. May God wrap his arms around you to get you through the days and weeks to come.

    Brian and Teresa Leach

  21. Priscilla Worth August 15, 2017 at 2:17 pm

    In so so sorry for loss, Pauline, Trina,Sherrie,Justin ,and Dustin, you all are in my prayers .Big hugs for all your family, will be thinking about you all

  22. Shandel (Lewis) Wallsmith August 15, 2017 at 7:21 pm

    So sorry for your loss, my heart goes out to all of you.

  23. Lori Olson August 23, 2017 at 1:19 am

    My sincere condolences to Austins family and friends. My heart is aching for you.

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