Mable <I>Gideon</I> Costlow

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Mable Gideon Costlow

  • Birth 25 May 1921 Henderson County, Texas, USA
  • Death 5 Sep 2009 Tyler, Smith County, Texas, USA
  • Burial LaRue, Henderson County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 41710339

Costlow, Mable Gideon

CHANDLER - Service for Mable Gideon Costlow, 88, Chandler, formerly of the New York community, are scheduled for 10 a.m. Tuesday at LaPoynor Church of Christ with Steve Handley and the Rev. Tommy Weems officiating.

Burial will follow in LaRue Cemetery under the direction of Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home, Athens.

Mrs. Costlow died Sept. 5, 2009, in Tyler.

She was born May 25, 1921, in Henderson County to the late John Willis and Emma Elizabeth Barton Gideon. She was a resident of the New York community most of her life and was a member of LaPoynor Church of Christ.

Mrs. Costlow was preceded in death by her husband of 45 years, L.D. Costlow in 1992, four stepchildren, four brothers and two sisters.

Survivors include sons, Philip Costlow and wife Pat, Magnolia, Gaylon Costlow and wife Debra, Gary Costlow and wife Janet, all of Chandler; daughters, Nelda Parks and husband Wayne, Chandler, Vanda Ballow and husband Bruce, LaRue, Kozette Phillips and husband Bill, Frankston; 30 grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Joey Costlow, Rickey Parks, Thomas Gros, Steven Hansen, Greg Phillips and Johnny Ballow

Visitation for family and friends will be 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

If desired memorials may be made to Hospice of East Texas Foundation, 4111 University Blvd., Tyler, 75701-6623.

Published in the Tyler Morning Telegraph on 9/7/2009

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  • Created by: Jackie M. Isham, Sr.
  • Added: 7 Sep 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 41710339
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mable Gideon Costlow (25 May 1921–5 Sep 2009), Find A Grave Memorial no. 41710339, citing LaRue Cemetery, LaRue, Henderson County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Jackie M. Isham, Sr. (contributor 46979606) .