Mrs. Dorothy Estelle Cosby Coone, 95 of Kannapolis passed away on Friday, February 3, 2012 at CMC Northeast. Born on December 19, 1916 in Cabarrus County, she was the daughter of the late Vernon and Sarah Demarcus Cosby. A graduate of Winecoff High School, she was a longtime member of Bethpage Presbyterian Church where she was instrumental in the youth department. She and her husband George were longtime cemetery custodians.
Mrs. Coone retired from Cannon Mills after many years of service. Her hobbies included drawing and tending to children.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George H. Coone in 2000, brothers; Howard and Bill Cosby Jr., sisters; Ruth Measmer, Lindora Irwin and Edna C. Poston. Those left to cherish her memories are numerous nieces and nephews, and a dear friend, Floy Gentle, a lady to whom the family was indebted to for her loving care she gave Mrs. Coone.
Visitation will be on Saturday from 6:00 til 8:00 at Linn Honeycutt Funeral Home in Landis, with funeral on Sunday at Bethpage Presbyterian Church, with burial in the church cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Bethpage Presbyterian Church, 6020 Mooresville Rd. Kannapolis, NC 28081.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.linnhoneycuttfuneralhome.com
rrangements under the direction of Linn-Honeycutt Funeral Home, Landis, NC.