Austyn Lloyd Heatherly, age 26, of Hendersonville, North Carolina, passed away on Monday, August 29, 2022. A native of Hendersonville, born March 11, 1996, he was the son of Jeanie Smith of Hendersonville and the late Garland Heatherly.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by maternal grandmother, Wol Sun yi; paternal grandfather, Keith Heatherly, Sr.; and grandfather, Ken Vaughn, Jr.
A loving father, son, brother and grandson, Austyn was a kindhearted soul who enjoyed being outdoors, fishing; and loved poetry and writing music.
Austyn is survived by, in addition to his mother, his “pops”, David Harrigan; two daughters, Genevieve Sun yi Heatherly and Vanaleigh Carolyn Heatherly; sister, Jesseca Lee Heatherly; brother, Garland Ryker Scott Heatherly; sister, Morgan Alexi Heatherly; and sister, Grace Elizabeth Harrigan. He is also survived by paternal grandmother, Doris Heatherly Vaughn, maternal grandfather, Lloyd Smith; and three uncles, Charles Keith Heatherly, Jr., Butch Anthony Heatherly and Scott Gilbert Smith.
A private celebration of Austyn’s life will be held at a later date.