Charles Hester Obituary

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Charles Kenneth Hester

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Charles Kenneth Hester age 79 of Lamesa, TX passed away Friday, March 8, 2013 at the VA Nursing Home in Big Spring, TX. He was born on September 2, 1933 to Joseph Randolph Hester and Sallie Mae Odom in Italy, Texas. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Navy and served our Country in the Korean War. He worked in agriculture and was the owner of Hester & Co, in Lamesa, Tx and the Hester Gin Co. in Wharton, Texas. He is preceded in death by his parents along with 6 sisters, Marie Fellers, Mildred Lee, Thelma Born, Geraline Workman, Linda Galliheair, Peggy Brafford, and 5 brothers, Jimmy, Bubba Buddy, Harold, & Dick Hester, He is...
Charles Kenneth Hester age 79 of Lamesa, TX passed away Friday, March 8, 2013 at the VA Nursing Home in Big Spring, TX.

He was born on September 2, 1933 to Joseph Randolph Hester and Sallie Mae Odom in Italy, Texas. He was a Veteran of the U.S. Navy and served our Country in the Korean War. He worked in agriculture and was the owner of Hester & Co, in Lamesa, Tx and the Hester Gin Co. in Wharton, Texas.

He is preceded in death by his parents along with 6 sisters, Marie Fellers, Mildred Lee, Thelma Born, Geraline Workman, Linda Galliheair, Peggy Brafford, and 5 brothers, Jimmy, Bubba Buddy, Harold, & Dick Hester,

He is survived by daughters; Kayla Shipp & husband David of Midland, TX; and Kim McFarland & husband Richard of Fischer, TX. 6 grandchildren; Jessica Cochran, Chase Cochran, Christian Cochran, Bo Barron, Keri Stankavich, and Matthew Widaski, 8 great-grandchildren and 1 on the way. He is also survived by numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, and many friends especially Best Friend Jerry Green of Nashville, TN.

A Visitation will be held at Forest Park Lawndale Funeral Home in Houston, Texas from 8:30 Am til 10:00Am Wednesday, March 13, 2013 with a Graveside Service to follow at11:00 a.m.at Forest Park Lawndales` Cemetery (6900 Lawndale St. Houston, TX) with Rev. Nicky Chapman officiating.

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