Carl Andrew Costner, 63, went home on Thursday, November 2, 2023. He was the son of Kathleen Buff and the late Ray Andrew Costner.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife Dora “Polly” Costner; sister, Diane Crabtree of Glen Alpine; and brother, Todd Costner of Morganton. He is also survived by three step children; six step grandchildren; six step great-grandchildren; two nieces, Dana Withrow of Morganton and Kelly Smith of Morrisville; and long time best friend, Roy Barus of Morganton.

A gathering of friends will be held on Saturday, November 25, 2023 from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM at the R.O. Huffman Community Center in Drexel. Inurnment will follow at the Drexel Memorial Park.

Heritage Funeral Service and Crematory in Valdese is assisting the family.