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Rev. Elvis H. Hester Jr.


1943 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
Rev. Elvis H. Hester Jr. Obituary
HESTER, Jr., Rev. Elvis H. Rev. Elvis H. Hester, Jr., age 73 of Stockbridge passed away Wednesday, October 19, 2016. He was born in Hogansville, GA to the late Elvis Howard Hester Sr. and Nalta Grace Stone Hester. Mr. Hester was a 1960 graduate of LaGrange High School. Prior to his ministry, Elvis served in the United States Air Force, he also formerly worked at NASA, as a logistics programming analyst, and was a consultant with the Arab Government in Bahrain where he also did mission work. Pastor Hester served in the ministry for 30 years, most recently with the Eagle's Landing Church of God, and Morrow Church of God. Mr. Hester is survived by his wife, Rita Ashmore Hester, of Stockbridge, GA; children, Wynona (David) Hester Jenkins, of Stockbridge, Jonathan (Pattie) Hester, of Orlando, FL.; grandchildren, Mallory Hester Quintero, Wesley Hester, Abigail Jenkins; great-granddaughter, Sorcha Quintero; brothers, Wayne Hester, Johnny Hester, both of LaGrange, GA. Funeral Services will be held at 3:00 PM on Sunday, October 23, 2016 at Tabernacle of Praise Church International, formerly Eagle's Landing Church of God, 1640 GA-42, McDonough, GA 30253, with Dr. Charles Lambert officiating. Private interment services will be held at Georgia National Cemetery in Canton. The family will receive friends Saturday from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the funeral home. Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, 770-914-1414.
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Oct. 21, 2016
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