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Thomas Lee Costner
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Birth: Sep. 22, 1885
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 4, 1971
Cleveland County
North Carolina, USA

THOMAS LEE COSTNER BESSEMER CITY—Thomas Lee Costner, 86, Bessemer City R-1 died Saturday morning at Kings Mountain Hospital.
He was the son of the late Simri Moses and Mary Rayfield Costner.
He is survived by his wife Mrs. Lela Detter Costner; six daughters, Mrs. Eva Detter, Mrs. Nellie Neal, and Mrs. Beatrice Callahan, all of Bessemer City; Mrs. Rozella Ford, Kings Mountain; Mrs. Peggy Ray, Gastonia; and Mrs. Doris Jenkins, Clover, SC; four sons, the Rev. Oscar Costner, Gastonia, and Russell, Earl and Jerry Costner, all of Bessemer City; three sisters, Mrs. Ed Fraley, Gastonia; Mrs. Bertha Jones, High Shoals; and Mrs. Dovie Walker, Clover, SC; three brothers, Cleveland Costner, Valdese; Christie Costner, Gastonia; Roy Costner, Mt. Holly; 23 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren.
Funeral Services will be held Monday at 3 pm at the Holland Memorial Baptist Church with the Rev. Bobby Bobenhamer and the Rev. Fred Crisp officiating. Burial will be in Long Creek Cemetery in Dallas. The family will receive friends Sunday from 7 until 9 pm at Sisk Funeral Home. The body will lie in state 30 minutes prior to services. Gastonia Gazette Sun Dec 5, 1971

 
 
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 Parents:
  Simri Moses Costner (1864 - 1909)
  Mary Melissa Rayfield Costner (1863 - 1941)
 
 Spouses:
  Mamie E Holland Costner (1890 - 1924)*
  Lela Detter Costner (1906 - 1976)*
 
 Children:
  Oscar Richard Costner (1907 - 1993)*
  Eva Mae Costner Detter (1909 - 1991)*
  Russell Voyd Costner (1911 - 1989)*
  Earl Judson Costner (1914 - 2007)*
  Nellie Juanita Costner Neal (1916 - 2011)*
  Samuel Wilkins Costner (1924 - 1925)*
  Otis Levern Costner (1935 - 1969)*
  Pearl Jean Costner Ray (1937 - 2007)*
 
 Siblings:
  Thomas Lee Costner (1885 - 1971)
  W. W. Costner (1888 - 1923)*
  John Cleveland Costner (1890 - 1985)*
  Ina Costner Fraley (1891 - 1980)*
  Bertha Costner Jones (1894 - 1976)*
  Christy David Costner (1898 - 1980)*
  Roy H. Costner (1906 - 1991)*
  Jessie Taft Costner (1909 - 1956)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Long Creek Memorial Baptist Cemetery
Dallas
Gaston County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Mike Huffstetler
Record added: Oct 10, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42938004
Thomas Lee Costner
Added by: Mike Huffstetler
 
Thomas Lee Costner
Added by: Mike Huffstetler
 
Thomas Lee Costner
Added by: Mike Huffstetler
 
 
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- Nancy Costner huffstetler
 Added: Oct. 9, 2013

- Lanie
 Added: Mar. 6, 2012
 
 
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