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H. Nelson Kost

H. Nelson Kost, 79, Memphis, died Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015.
Born Nov. 4, 1936, in Depauw, he was the son of the late William H. and Lena Helen Jackson Kost.
He was a car hauler with Allied Systems until retiring in 1993, a member of Boaz Masonic Home Lodge No. 850 F&AM and a Shriner.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Joyce Mock.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years, the former Mary Ann Engleman; four daughters, Deborah Hall, Karen Park, Linda Morris and Laura Cupp; a son, William (Dean) Kost; a brother, Jimmy Kost; a sister, Joann Schafer; and four grandchildren.
Reception: Friday, Dec. 4, from 3 to 8 p.m., with a Masonic service at 8, and Saturday, Dec. 5, after 10 a.m. at Kraft Funeral Service in New Albany.
Funeral: Saturday, Dec. 5, at noon at the funeral home with entombment in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park in New Albany.
The family suggests memorial gifts to Kosair Charities.