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Laura Pauline “Polly” Costner

Cleveland County, North Carolina, USA
Death 11 Apr 2013 (aged 88)
Banner Elk, Avery County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Gibson, Scotland County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 149684546 · View Source
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BANNER ELK-Laura Pauline "Polly" Costner, 88, of Banner Elk, formerly of Gibson, passed away on Thursday, April 11, 2013.

Polly was born in Cleveland County on Aug. 19, 1924, a daughter of the late Rev. Joseph Wheeler Costner and Cora Lee Canley Costner. She retired from Southern Bell Telephone Company and later worked with the Clerk's Office. She was a member of St. John United Methodist Church where she was involved with the United Methodist Women. Before her illness, Polly was a volunteer with Hospice of Scotland County. She was a member of the Pioneer Club and enjoyed assisting with the North Carolina Extension and Community Association.

She was also preceded in death by a brother, Wheeler Costner Jr., and her sister, Mozelle C. Parker.

Polly is survived by a brother, Sherrill Costner of Glen Alpine; five nephews; two nieces; and a host of family and friends.

Visitation: The family will receive friends from 2:30 to 3 p.m. Sunday prior to the service at St. John United Methodist Church.

Funeral Service: 3 p.m. Sunday at St. John United Methodist Church

Burial: Pinecrest Cemetery, Gibson, following the service

Source Citation: Richard Boles Funeral Service

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  • Created by: Vickie Oates Woods
  • Added: 23 Jul 2015
  • Find A Grave Memorial 149684546
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Laura Pauline “Polly” Costner (19 Aug 1924–11 Apr 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 149684546, citing Pine Crest Cemetery, Gibson, Scotland County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Vickie Oates Woods (contributor 47172707) .