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Lester Duke "John" Vannerson
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Birth: Jan. 9, 1903
Caldwell County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 5, 1995
Paducah
McCracken County
Kentucky, USA

Lester Duke (John) Vannerson was born to Robert Elam and Annie Lee "Wadlington" Vannerson in 1902.
On Sept. 21, 1924 John married Lillian Ruth "Beyer" at the original St. Matthew Lutheran Church on Friendship Rd by the Rev. William Boatman.
John was born Lester Duke Vannerson and would sometimes go by L.D. but to all who knew him well, he went by the nickname John.
John Vannerson owned and operated the Standard Oil Station located on Jefferson St. in Paducah for many years. He was also a farmer on Old Cario Rd were he and Lillian resided.
John was elected and served as Sheriff of McCracken County in the late 40's.
The Vannersons were parents to 5 children: Mrs. Owen (Elenora Ruth) McCain, Mrs. Rupert (Dorothy Ann) Cox, Duke Vannerson & Robert Vannerson. A fifth child Julian died at an early age.
They had 12 grand-children: Joyce Ruth "McCain" Pickart, Karen Louise "McCain" Vanderbosch, John Owen McCain, Shirley Ann "McCain" Lance, Cynthia "Cox" Loyd, Melody Cox,
Kimberly Carol "Vannerson" Riley, Van Vannerson, Stacy "Vannerson" White, Shannon Vannerson & Robert Rob) Vannerson.
John and Lilly also had 20 great grand-children: Jonathan, Mark and Sarah Pickart; Joseph, Carol Ann, Scott and Mark Vanderbosch; Erin Lance; Chelsea and Dylan McCain; Kurck Riley; Kyle, Kasey and Keri Ann Vannerson; Laken, Lauren and Luke White; Adam Cox; Michael and Michelle Cox.

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 Parents:
  Robert Elam Vannerson (1878 - 1936)
  Annie Lee Wadlington Vannerson (1880 - 1953)
 
 Spouses:
  Lillian Ruth Beyer Vannerson (1905 - 1985)*
  Evelyn Dora Beyer Rikel (1911 - 2008)*
  Evelyn Dora Beyer Rikel (1911 - 2008)*
 
 Children:
  Ruth Elenora Vannerson McCain (1926 - 2009)*
  Dorothy Ann Vannerson Cox (1930 - 2006)*
  Lester Duke Vannerson (1940 - 2008)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lester Duke Vannerson (1903 - 1995)
  Birdie Jeanette Vannerson Washam (1904 - 1998)*
  Ethel Vannerson Tratt Deigelman (1906 - 1967)*
  Ruth Vannerson Richardson (1909 - 1988)*
  William E Vannerson (1911 - 1972)*
  Margaret Vannerson Slaughter (1914 - 1990)*
  Robert Elam Vannerson (1919 - 2000)*
  Julian Wayne Vannerson (1923 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Maplelawn Park Cemetery
Paducah
McCracken County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Forget Me Not
Record added: Mar 05, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 66542260
Lester Duke John Vannerson
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Lester Duke John Vannerson
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Lester Duke John Vannerson
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