Andrew “Dawg” Coston Jr

Coston, Andrew 14Andrew “Dawg” Coston Jr., 60, of Texas City, Texas passed away on Monday, December 29, 2014. He was born in Galveston, Texas on March 3, 1954 to Andrew and Hazel Coston Sr. He retired from Texas City I.S.D. after 27 years. He was responsible for the football field being ready before each home game. He was a big supporter of the Texas City Stingaree Football team. He was a wonderful father and even better at being a Papal.

He is preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife of 41 years Jackie Coston; Two sons; Tra` Coston and wife Sally of Texas City, Jeremy Coston and wife Randa of Texas City; Sisters Erma Rice, Mary Lewis, Loquita Mason, Idell Roberts; Brothers Ricky Coston and wife Glenda, John Coston Sr. and wife Ruth; five grandchildren Tyler, Candee and Gage Coston; Bishop and Xavier Earls, his beloved best friend Poppy, as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

A visitation will be from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday January 3, 2015 at the James Crowder Funeral Home in La Marque.


  1. To Jackie and boys: we were very sorry to hear of the passing of Andrew,our thoughts and prayers are with you..

    Roberta & Gary Barnhart
  2. Far too young. My thoughts are with you all at this time. Take care of each other. God bless you.

    Judy (Hudson) Sather
  3. I am so sorry for your loss. Will pray for you and your families. We call him “Uncle Andrews”, When he and James Weir work at the football fields together, they always work so hard together. We sure going to miss him very much and I know that he is in peace and looking over each one of those peoples he love so much. RIP

    Love yours best friend
    James Daniel Weir
    Cheryl Donese Long

    James Weir and Cheryl Donese
  4. So sorry to hear of Andrew’s passing. He was a great guy that would do what he could to help anyone!! He will be missed by many. Sending our prayer’s to the Family. God Bless

    Lawana Featherly

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