Mr. Billy Ray Costin age 80 of Pekin passed away Monday, May 4 at Floyd Memorial Hospital.

Mr. Costin was born October 13, 1934 in Georgetown, Indiana the son of Otis and Ethel Saxby Costin.  He was former owner of Northside Service Station in Pekin and retired from East Washington Schools.  He was a member of Pekin Church of Christ.

He is survived by his wife:  Faye Lewis Costin.  They were married March 27, 1953.  He is also survived by a son:  Joseph Eric Costin of Pekin, two daughters:  Cynthia Morrow and Jill Costin both of Salem, 9 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by a son:  Danny J. Costin, a brother:  Ernie Costin, a sister:  Mary Brickey and his parents.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11:00AM at Weathers Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Olive Branch Cemetery.  Visitation will be Tuesday from 4-8PM and Wednesday from 9AM-time of service.