Lee Funeral Home, Inc.
Robert Carson "Blue Diamond" Brassfield
(March 1, 1945 - December 6, 2019)
Mr. Robert Carson Brassfield, 74, passed away at his home near Duck Hill on Friday, December 6, 2019.
A memorial service for Mr. Brassfield will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, December 14, at Calvary Baptist Church in
Mr. Brassfield was born in Calhoun County on March 1, 1945, to Evans and Vivian Sewell Brassfield. He was a retired
truck driver, known as "Blue Diamond" to his CB buddies, and employee of Heatcraft. Mr. Brassfield was a member of
Calvary Baptist Church in Carroll County. He enjoyed dirt track racing, hunting, fishing, driving his truck, and
aggravating his grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; daughter, Linda Gail Costilow; sisters, Ruby
Blackmon, Thelma Bumgart, and Nettie Bumgart; and brothers, Glen Brassfield, Evans Brassfield Jr., Carl Brassfield, and
Mr. Brassfield is survived by his wife, Susan Costilow Brassfield; sons, James Robert Evans Brassfield (Annie) of
Grenada; Benny Costilow (Amy) of Winona, and Mack Costilow Jr. (Tina) of Grenada; sisters, Becky Edwards (Tom) of
Mt. Juliet, Tennessee, and Beth Dore (Earl) of Acadia, Louisiana; eleven grandchidren; nineteen great-grandchildren;
and many nieces and nephews. He was affectionately known as "Pop-pop" to many others as well.
Saturday, December 14
Calvary Baptist Church
|Deborah C. Miller
Susan, I am so sorry to hear about Robert. Cherish all the memories you shared together. I know you had many good times and
enjoyed each other so much. You and your family will be in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. RIP Robert. Love in
Christ, Dennis and Deborah
Sending prayers, Iam so sorry!
Susan so sorry for your loss its a hard thing but god will see you through this just keep the faith and hang in there prayers your old
class mate and friend
Sue, so sorry to hear about Robert. Love and prayers for all of you during this difficult time.
|March 1, 1945
December 6, 2019