Oliver Funeral Home of Winona, Inc.
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Grace Costilow Pullen Carpenter
(November 18, 1929 - March 24, 2018)
Funeral services for Mrs. Grace Costilow Pullen Carpenter of Winona will be at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 28, in the Oliver Funeral
Home Chapel, with burial following in the New Hope Methodist Cemetery near Winona. Rev. John L. Walker will officiate the services.
Pallbearers will be Michael Castle, Jason Castle, Zac Castle, Scott Pullen, Brian Pullen, Michael Castle III, and Cole Castle. Honorary
pallbearers will be Wyatt Castle and Owen Pullen.
Visitation will be at the funeral Home on Wednesday, from noon until service time.
Mrs. Carpenter, 88, died on Saturday, March 24, at Winona Manor in Winona, where she had resided for the last several years. She was
born in Winona on November 18,1929, to Willie and Elouise Blaylock Costilow, and lived all her life in Winona. She was a homemaker and
a former employee of McGregor Manufacturing and also operated a grocery store. Mrs. Carpenter was a member of First Baptist Church in
Winona, the Order of the Eastern Star, and the Tyler Holmes Memorial Hospital Auxiliary. In addition to her parents, Mrs. Carpenter was
preceded in death by her husband, Curtis Pullen; daughters, Patricia Pullen Bartlett and Beverly Pullen Castle; son, Lee Pullen; sister, Betty
Costilow McCrary; and brother, Billy Costilow.
Mrs. Carpenter is survived by her sons, Buddy Pullen (Peggy) of Marietta, Georgia, and Nathan Pullen of Water Valley; sister, Jeanette
Costilow Pyron of Winona; brother, Jimmy Costilow of Winona; five grandsons, Michael Castle (Ashley), Jason Castle, Zac Castle (Olivia),
Scott Pullen, and Brian Pullen (Elissa); and many great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
Memorial contributions may be made to First Baptist Church, P. O. Box 408, Winona, MS 38967; or to the New Hope Cemetery Fund, 504
Jones Street, Winona, MS 38967.
Wed., March 28 12 - 2 pm
Oliver Funeral Home
Wed., March 28 2 pm
New Hope Cemetery
|Dennis and Deborah Miller
Jimmy, Jeanette and family:
So very sorry to hear about your sweet sister. She was always such a delight to be around and always happy when we
saw each other. Heaven has an angel for sure.
Rest in Peace Grace. Love in Christ, Dennis and Deborah
Jeanette, Jimmy, and family,
So sorry about Grace,but she is at peace now.Thinking of you all.
Thinking of you tonight.
Frank and Bonnie Graves
Jeanette,Jimmy & Family
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. God bless and keep you in your time of sorrow.
Gladys Pullen Gregg
Nathan, Im so sorry to hear of the passing of Mamaw Grace. She was a very special person, and was always good to
me. Being part of the family had its ups and Grace was one of them. Praying for you and the rest of the family.
|GRACE COSTILOW PULLEN
|November 18, 1929
March 24, 2018