Imogene M. Nester, 97, of Hillsville, died Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at Heritage Hall Laurel Meadows.
She was born on June 5, 1915, to the late James Zackary Mabe and Julia Grubb Mabe.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Early B. Nester.
Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law, Nancy and Durward Beasley of Hillsville, Betty Modell of Palm Beach, Fla., and Dorothy and J.E. Bolt of Willis; sister-in-law, Twila Nester of Austinville; 14 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; two step great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
A funeral was held on Saturday at Coulson Church of the Brethren at 3 p.m. with Pastor Harry Shelton officiating. Burial followed in the Coulson Cemetery.
A guestbook is available online at www.vaughanguynnandmcgrady.com.
Vaughan-Guynn-McGrady Funeral Home Chapel is serving the family.
1035 N MAIN ST P.O. BOX 145 HILLSVILLE, VA 24343-0145
Published in Galax Gazette from Mar. 25 to Mar. 26, 2013