George Washington Hester Jr.


George Washington Hester Jr.

Webster County, Mississippi, USA
Death 11 Nov 2011 (aged 86)
Eupora, Webster County, Mississippi, USA
Burial Bellefontaine, Webster County, Mississippi, USA
Memorial ID 80813437 View Source
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G.W. Hester Jr.

G.W. Hester Jr., 86, of Eupora passed away November 11, 2011 at NMMC in Eupora. Mr. Hester was born August 15, 1925 to the late George and Eva Moutry Hester of Webster County.

Mr. Hester was a member of Walthall Baptist Church and a member of VFW and American Legion.

He is survived by his wife, Cleo Fulgham Hester; a son, Jimmy Hester (Lisa); a son-in-law, Billy Joe Harthcock; 3 grandchildren,

Gorden Neal (Tammy), Coty Hester (Chanda), and Lindsey Rawls (Alex); and 2 great-grandchildren, Justin Neal (Mary), and Taylor Neal.

Funeral services were held Sunday, November 13, 2011 at 3:00 p.m. at Wise Chapel with Bro. Willy Weddle and Bro. Moke Ramage officiating. Burial followed in North Union Cemetery. Visitation was Sunday, November 13, 2011 from 1:00 p.m. until 3:00 p.m.

Serving as pallbearers were Jimmy Hester, BJ Harthcock, Gorden Neal, Coty Hester, Justin Neal and Alex Rawls.

Mr. Hester was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter, Sandra Hester Harthcock; a brother, James Hester; and a sister, Myrtle Beasley.

Memorial may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

Wise Funeral Home in Eupora was in charge of arrangements.

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  • Created by: Beth Austin
  • Added: 21 Nov 2011
  • Find a Grave Memorial 80813437
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