Sallie Lucille Hester
Sallie Lucille Hester
  • December 22, 1921 - April 2, 2017
  • Pontotoc, Mississippi

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Sallie Lucille Hester, age 95, passed away on Sunday, April 2, 2017 at Sunshine Health Care in Pontotoc. She was born December 22, 1921 to Tom Lee Gregory and Mary Culpepper Gregory. She was a member of Midway Baptist Church and a homemaker. She enjoyed flower gardening, watching western movies, cooking and spending time with her family, raising chickens and vegetable gardening.

Services will be at 2 PM Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at Browning Funeral Home in Pontotoc with Rev. Fred Hartley officiating; burial will follow in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery. Browning Funeral Home in Pontotoc is assisting the family.

Survivors include her three daughters, Shyalan Hester, Carolyn Dearman (Thomas) and Grace White (Bill); three sons, Alvin Hester, Willis Hester and Cecil Hester (Valerie); 8 grandchilden, 13 great-grandchildren and one great-great granddaughter.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Bilbo Hester and a son, Elzie Hester.

Pallbearers will be Josh Derrick, Shane Swan, Jamie Swan, Robert Copeland, Ryan Allen, Austin Holloway, Kelly Smith, Jessie Verrell and Wes.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 PM Monday and from 1 to 2 PM Tuesday at the funeral home.

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