top banner

Obituary Listings

Bennie Robert Cosby Jr.

December 18, 1937 February 8, 2019
Bennie  Robert  Cosby Jr.
There are condolences waiting approval on Bennie 's Tribute wall
Obituary for Bennie Robert Cosby Jr.

Bennie Robert Cosby Jr., 81, passed away peacefully on Friday, February 8th, 2019 at Reid Health Hospital. He was a member of First Baptist Church Family Life Center, New Castle, IN. He was retired after many years of being self-employed as a Home Improvement Contractor. A native of Richmond, Indiana, Bennie graduated from Richmond High School in 1955. After graduation, Benny enlisted in the United States Army where he was stationed in Germany after completing basic training.

He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Phyllis Cosby of New Castle, two daughters, April Hoosier-Cosby of Richmond, Amy (Corey) Chamberlain of Anderson, five sons, Guy Cosby (Lisa) of Fowler, IN, Brian (Meg) Cosby of Speedway, IN, Scott (Veronica) Cosby of Richmond, IN, Alex (Sharon) Cosby of Louisville, KY, and Brandon (Gayle) Cosby of Indianapolis. Additionally, Bennie was a proud Grandfather to 25 grandchildren, 3 great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great-grandchild. He loved all of his grandchildren but had a particularly special relationship with his oldest grandson Storm. There were also special relationships with his niece and nephew Bruce and Teresa Smith.

He was preceded in death by his parent's Terrace and Bennie Robert Cosby Sr., his first wife Sandra Beatrice Cosby, his daughter Teresa Lynn Cosby, grand-daughter Fala Nicole Hooiser and his son Jason Mark Cosby.


The funeral service will be Thursday, February 14, 2019, at First Baptist Church Family Life Center of New Castle. The calling will be from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm with the Service immediately following at 12:00 pm.
Military rites will be conducted by the American Legion and VFW.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Macer-Hall Funeral Home of New Castle, IN.


To send flowers or a remembrance gift to the family of Bennie Robert Cosby Jr., please visit our Tribute Store.

Previous Events

Visitation

Thursday

14

Feb

10:30 AM 2/14/2019 10:30:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2/14/2019 12:00:00 PM
First Baptist Church

709 S. Memorial Drive
New Castle, IN 47362

First Baptist Church
709 S. Memorial Drive New Castle 47362 IN
United States

Service

Thursday

14

Feb

12:00 PM 2/14/2019 12:00:00 PM
First Baptist Church

709 S. Memorial Drive
New Castle, IN 47362

First Baptist Church
709 S. Memorial Drive New Castle 47362 IN
United States
Albums

Create new album
1 File
Tribute Video
 
Subscribe To Obituaries



We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Bennie  Robert  Cosby Jr.

Thank you for sharing your
memory of Bennie

Provide comfort by sending fresh
flowers from our local florist.

Send Flowers
No thanks, please don't show me this again.
Loading...