Hesta Kaylor Farrow
Hesta Kaylor Farrow
  • November 28, 1928 - April 18, 2017
  • New Market, Alabama

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Hesta Kaylor Lightfoot Farrow, born November 28, 1928 in Limestone County, Alabama; died April 18, 2017 in Huntsville Hospital. She was the daughter of the late Rev. Lemuel Jefferson and Johnnie Hanson Kaylor.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her first husband, Arthur Barton Lightfoot Jr,; and siblings, Mary Kaylor, Myrtle (Pickett) Esslinger, Lillian (Gene) Botsford, Helen (Gerald) Carlisle, Curtis, Hugh (Dorothy), William, and Charles Kaylor.

Hesta is survived by her loving husband, Hershal Farrow; and children, Ellen Lightfoot Hunter (William), Julie, Roger, and John Farrow, and Liz (Hobie) Buffington; grandchildren, Bryan (Amy Walsh) and Adam (Shelley Smith) Hunter, Shawn Clutts and Bryan Farrow; and brother, David (Dorothy) Kaylor; sisters-in-law, Evelyn Kaylor and Evelyn "Lady" Kaylor; great granddaughter, Hannah Hunter; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Hesta was a community volunteer always willing to help those in need. She was a member of New Market Presbyterian Church where she had many leadership roles.

Visitation (1:00) and services (2:00) will be at Valhalla Funeral Home on Thursday, April 20, 2017.

In lieu of flowers please consider donations to New Market Presbyterian Church, 1725 New Market Rd, New Market, AL 35761 or St Jude Children's Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105.