Lena Custer



Lena Custer, 79. Sunrise October 03, 1930 – Sunset May 16, 2010. Born in Uniontown, AL to the late William and Mattie Croom. Retired from OSU Medical Center and a member of Triedstone Baptist Church for over 40 years. Along with her parents, Lena was preceded in death by her husband Frank Custer Sr., children Frank Custer Jr., Tyrone Custer, Sidney Custer and Dolores Brisker and 7 siblings. Left to cherish her memory, daughters Willie Mae Brown, Bernice Winlock, and Deborah Custer-Page, son Alfreeman (Belinda)Custer, sister Elvira Hunter, brother Ernest (Ernestine) Croom, dauther in law Sharon Custer Bridges, 26 grandchildren, 49 great grandchildren, 7 great great grandchildren and a host of other family and friends. You can contact the family by calling 614-330-8460 or email debcuster56@yahoo.com

Condolence Messages

  1. I Truly Love You Grandma Custer.

  2. Debra, my heart and prayers go out to you and your family in the lost of your mother. May God strengthen you all in your time of need.

  3. Pam & Sonny Whitehurst

    Sonny and I would like to express our deepest sympathy. Mrs. custer was one of the loveliest women I have ever known, she always made me feel like I was one of her daughters.She will be missed by many.Where there is love,any life is too short.

  4. My prayers are with you and your family. Sincerely, Johneicia Mason, Atlanta GA

  5. Veronica Thornton & Family

    I will turn their mourning into gladness; I will give them comfort and joy instead of sorrow. (Jeremiah 31:13)

    Kathy and Family with our deepest sympathy we just want to let you know we are praying with you and for you during this difficult time. And remember God is still in control.

    Love, Ronnie, Jerrica & Boys, Aunt Hilda,
    Juane, Jeannine and Family

  6. May the wonderful memories of your mother's love be in your heart alway may God bless your family, there are special people in our lives who never leave even after they are gone. Keeping you all in prayer through this time. Edie

  7. sharon m. (Jackson) Turns

    freeman, patrice, and all other family members, Mrs. Custer was one of the finest women that I had the pleasure of knowing. she was gentle when need be, but would also let you know when she was not pleased with you! I'm gonna miss her sitting on that front porch! My heart goes out to all of you… mrs c, rest in peace.

  8. Elder Janice Thompson

    You have my deepest sympathy. Be bless and keep God close to you for he makes no mistakes.
    Elder Thompson
    Triedstone Baptist Church

  9. Freeman,

    Lena is at peace no more pain and suffering. My prayers are with you and your family.

  10. very sorry for your loss….my mom and I are sorry that we couldn't attend the funeral services. I want you to know that your whole family is in my prayers. Patrice, get in touch, please. 614 887-9326.


    Willie Mae, you have our DEEPEST SYMPATHY. May GOD be with you and your family.


    Mrs. Brown, Our prayers are with you and your family

  13. Cuzin Mary in Los Angeles

    To the Croom/Custer Families…..Although we are far apart in miles……All of you are never far away from my thoughts and will always remain in my heart. I am the daughter of the late Ida Bell Croom-Hardy from Birmingham, Al.
    Phone: 323-418-0636

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