Austin Garrett, of Mason and Round Rock, passed away on Thursday, March 15, at the age of 15. Austin is survived by his parents Susan Hooten of Mason and Johnny Castillo of Round Rock, along with four sisters; Melissa Garrett, Kaeli Hooten, Abigail Hooten and Brooklyn Garrett, all of Mason and a brother; Urijah Castillo of Round Rock, grandparents Delores Garrett of Mason, Victoria Duarte and husband Ray of Mason and Manuel Castillo and wife Mary of Kerrville and great-grandparents Juan and Maria Vasquez. He is also survived by numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. Austin was preceded in death by his grandfather Bill Garrett.Austin was born in Fredericksburg on June 25, 1996. He lived in Mason for many years before moving to Round Rock a couple of years ago to live with his father and step-mother Ludi Berrelles. He was a student at Round Rock High School where he enjoyed the advanced computer classes. Austin liked to play tennis and enjoyed networking, gaming and working out. He was a compassionate and remarkably understanding young man who always seemed to know just the right words of comfort to give. He loved spending time with family and friends. His kind heart and gentle soul will be missed by all who knew him. Funeral services for Austin Garrett were held on Sunday, March 18, at 3:00 p.m. at River of Life Church in Mason with Pastor Gary Davel officiating. Interment followed in the Gooch Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers were Bill Garrett Jr., Ray Duarte Jr., Bryan Duarte, Jason Berreles, Damion DelToro, Darron DelToro, and Cody Terry. Visitation with the family was held Saturday evening from 5 to 7 p.m. at Mason Funeral Home.Condolences may be sent to the family on-line at masonfuneralhome.net. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Mason Funeral Home.