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Robert Abraham Custer
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Birth: Dec. 14, 1916
Arlington
Harrison County
West Virginia, USA
Death: Nov. 1, 1987
Martinsville
Henry County
Virginia, USA

Monday, 2 Nov 1987

Martinsville --Robert Abraham Custer, 70, of 700 Forest St., Martinsville, died Sunday morning at Veteran's Medical Center in Salem. Born December 14, 1916, in Arlington, W. Va., to the late George Madison and Minnie Martin Custer, he lived most of his life in Martinsville and Henry County. A World War II Army veteran. Custer retired as a driver from Yellow Cab Company of Martinsville in 1981 with 46 years of service without an accident. Following his retirement, he continued to drive part-time until becoming ill in June. He was of the Methodist faith. Surviving are his wife, Mrs Edna Buckles Custer of Martinsville; four sons, Bobby J Custer, William M. 'Billy' Custer and Jimmy T Custer, all of Martinsville and Robert L. 'Robbie' Custer of Bassett; three daughters, Mrs Carol C Mairose of Essex, Md, Mrs Ann C Westmoreland and Mrs Patsy C Boothe, both of Martinsville; a brother, Frank Custer of Forest Hill, Md; two sisters, Mrs Raymond (Ruth) Eames of Martinsville and Mrs Edd (Helen) Eanes of Baltimore, Md., and six grandchildren. The funeral will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday at Roselawn Funeral Home chapel. The Rev. Greg Sexton will officiate. The burial will follow in Roselawn Burial Park. The family will receive friends from 7-8:30 p.m. today at the funeral home.
 
 
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 Parents:
  George Madison Custer (1892 - 1975)
  Minnie M Custer (1894 - 1973)
 
 Spouse:
  Edna Buckles Custer (1930 - 2011)
 
 Siblings:
  Robert Abraham Custer (1916 - 1987)
  Ruth Custer Eames (1918 - 2003)*
  William Frank Custer (1926 - 2013)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Roselawn Burial Park
Martinsville
Martinsville City
Virginia, USA
 
Created by: Donna Eanes Blum
Record added: Jun 16, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71469889
Robert Abraham Custer
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Robert Abraham Custer
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- Debbie (Custer) Button
 Added: Aug. 4, 2011
With Love from your sister Helen and family. Rest in peace.
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 Added: Jun. 16, 2011
 
 
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