Clara Nell Hester, 87, of Menlo, Georgia, died on Friday, June 8, 2012 at Oakview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
Mrs. Hester was born Aug. 1, 1924 in Alpine, Ga., the daughter of the late Tom Carter and Maude Chapplear Carter. She was retired from Best Manufacturing. Her husband, Buddy Hester died earlier.
Survivors include son and daughter-in-law, Ernie and Debbie Hester; sister, Willie Mae Hogg; grandchildren, Stacey and Emily Roach, Adam and Ashley Hester; great-grandchildren, Grace, Grant, and Gabbie Roach, and Owen Hester; and Nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, June 9, at Mason Funeral Home Chapel with Minister Berlin Murphy officiating. Burial will follow in Alpine Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Adam Hester, Stacey Roach, Kenny Hogg, Loren Hogg, and Wesley Battles. Honorary pallbearers will be Junior Ward and Jerry Hogg.
Mrs. Hester will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from noon until the service hour on Saturday.