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Bob "Casey" Jones Costner

August 3, 1933 — June 6, 2020

Casey Costner

Gastonia – Bobby Jones "Casey" Costner, 86 passed away on June 6, 2020 at his daughters residence in Charlotte.

He was born in Gaston County, on August 3, 1933 to the late Fannie Vickers and William Benjamin Costner. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his grandson Casey Daniel Goforth; siblings Foch Costner, William Clinton "Spot" Costner, and Tom Costner; Martha Costner, and Ina Marie Goble.

He retired from Textiles Parts and Machine and he also worked for over fifty five years as an umpire and coach of the Gaston Baptist Association. He was a loving husband, father, and grandfather.

Left to cherish his memories is his loving wife of sixty six years Betty Williams Costner; daughter Christy Ann Goforth and son-in-law Trent Goforth; grandchildren Reagan and Trent Jr. Goforth.

The family will receive friends from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm Tuesday June 9 at Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home with a private graveside service 11:00 am at Gaston Memorial Park Garden of Four Seasons IV with Reverend Danny Hoell officiating.

In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to Bob Costner Go Fund Me.

Pallbearers will be Trent Goforth, Danny Goforth, Jeffery Young, Jason Stone, Kevin Lipscomb, and Stacey Hopper.

Condolences may be made to

Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 2916 Union Road, Gastonia 704-864-5144 is serving the Family.
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