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Robert Lee Custis Sr.

April 24, 1939 December 1, 2018
Robert Lee Custis Sr.
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Obituary for Robert Lee Custis Sr.

Robert Lee Custis Sr. enter into eternal rest on Saturday December 1, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. He was born on April 24, 1939 to the late Charlie and Eunice Custis in Melfa, Virginia.

He was educated in Melfa, Virginia school system. During his education he meet the lovely Viola Bailey and the two became one on April 13, 1960.

He was a top salesman for over 50 years and 21 years he was employed at key and Hydunai in Bridgeport, Connecticut. He was a Mason and He dedicated all his time providing for his family.

He was predeceased by his 1st granddaughter Wa’tesa Jenera Custis. He leaves to cherish his fond memories with his lovely wife Viola Custis he was married to for 58 years and his nine children Shirley Ann Conquest of New Jersey, Brenda (William) Palmer of Stratford CT, Sandra (James) Blagmon of West Haven, CT, Rhonda (Kenny) Durrett Custis of Bridgeport CT, Bonny Custis of Bridgeport, CT Robert L (Tina) Custis Jr. of Stratford CT, Aaron Custis of Bridgeport, CT, Karen Custis of West Haven, CT, Gary L (Rita) Custis of Georgia.

He has 3 brothers and 1 sister, Norman(Sue) Custis of Florida, Ronnie (Lorraine) Custis of Virginia, Alfonzo (Kathy) Custis and Barbara Ann (Sam) Gaskins of Virginia and a special dear friend Vicky Swift of Bridgeport, CT and two god children. He had 29 grandchildren and 30 great grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews, cousins.


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Monday

10

Dec

10:00 AM 12/10/2018 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 12/10/2018 11:00:00 AM
Cathedral of Praise C.O.G.I.C. International

45 Gregory Street
Bridgeport, CT 06604

Cathedral of Praise C.O.G.I.C. International
45 Gregory Street Bridgeport 06604 CT
United States

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Monday

10

Dec

11:00 AM 12/10/2018 11:00:00 AM
Cathedral of Praise C.O.G.I.C. International

45 Gregory Street
Bridgeport, CT 06604

Pastor Robert Hemingway, officiating.

Cathedral of Praise C.O.G.I.C. International
45 Gregory Street Bridgeport 06604 CT
United States

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Location

Lakeview Cemetery Final Resting Place

885 Boston Ave.
Bridgeport, CT 06610

885 Boston Ave. Bridgeport 06610 CT
United States
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