MT. JULIET -- Funeral services were conducted Monday afternoon, Nov. 8 at Bond Memorial Chapel for Mr. Lester of Mt. Juliet.
A World War II veteran of the U.S. Army, he died Friday, Nov. 5, 2010.
Services were conducted by Brother Gary Vacca. Interment with military honors followed at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
Survivors include: wife Julie Lester and children Billy (Sharon) Lester, Robert (Glenda) Lester, Don (Rebecca) Lester, Kevin (Sandy) Lester, Sheila (Dave) Mackie, Eileen (Bill) Lydick and Elizabeth Lester.
Also surviving is sister Ova Mae Bennett; 18 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
Family and friends will serve as active pallbearers.
He was preceded in death parents Thomas and Elizabeth Boles Lester; sons David Lester and Howard Lester and brother Robert Howard Lester.
Arrangements by Bond Memorial Chapel, Mt. Juliet.