Mr. Keith C. Hester, 82, passed away Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at Moses Cone Hospital.
A memorial service will be held at 5:00 pm Saturday, November 17, 2012 at Hanes-Lineberry Vanstory Chapel. The family will receive friends at the funeral home after the service and other times at the home of Glenn and Sonia Smith.
Keith was a Navy Veteran having served during the Korean War. He retired from Lorillard in 1991 after about 24 years of employment. He was preceded in death by his son Chuck Hester.
Those left to cherish his memory includes his wife of 59 years, Shirley Apple Hester; brothers, Leon and Billy Hester; and many nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro, 2500 Summit Ave., Greensboro, NC 27405.
Online condolences may be made at www.haneslineberryfuneralhomes.com.