Thomas William Ausborn born February 26, 1990, passed away at the age of 30, on September 5, 2020.
Thomas, a Daphne Native, was a 2008 graduate of Daphne High School, and a talented percussionist/marimbist in the front ensemble of The Sound of the Eastern Shore. A 2013 Graduate of University of South Alabama, he obtained a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Political Science. During 2008, he was a member of the USA Percussion Ensemble. Thomas was a federal service volunteer with Americorps Vista, in which he was assigned to the United Way of West Alabama. During his time at UWA, Thomas pursued a Master‘s Degree in Education, performed in the UWA front ensemble, and was a member of Phi Boota roota, a non-profit philanthropic percussion organization. Thomas recently re-enrolled as a student at USA in pursuit of a Master‘s Degree in Social Sciences.Thomas was a member of the Masonic Greeno Lodge #598, Fairhope, York Rite, Mobile, Scottish Rite, Mobile & AABA Shrine, Mobile. Thomas loved his family and friends, enjoyed politics, philosophy, sociology, and music. Thomas was an avid reader and gardener.
He is preceded in death by his grandmothers, Virginia Eure-Kafka (Memaw) and Barbara Webster-Ausborn. Survivors include his parents, Roger and Kathryn Ausborn; sister, Amanda Ausborn; brother, Steven Ausborn all of Daphne; and many loving aunts, uncles and cousins.
A funeral service will be held on Friday, September 11, 2020 at 3:00 PM at Hughes Funeral Home, 26209 Pollard Road, Daphne, AL. The family will receive friends for a time of visitation beginning at 2:00 PM. Interment will follow at Belforest Catholic Cemetery with Masonic commital service.
Expresisons of condolence for the family may be made at www.hughesfh.com. Hughes Funeral Home is handling service arrangements for the family.