BESSEMER CITY - Hester Burkett Tribble, 66, of Bessemer City, passed away May 2, 2013.
She was a native of Gaston County, born May 16, 1946, to the late Russell and Juanita Peeler Burkett.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and a grandson, Jeffrey Stiles.
She was a loving mother and grandmother.
Survivors include her children, Junior Dwayne (Crystal) Stiles, of Blacksburg, S.C.; Debra (Jeffrey) Beaty of Grover, Tammy Wall-Head (Joseph) of Gastonia; grandchildren, Jason, Amy, Jonathan, Scott, Chris, Josh, Jordan, Nick, Jasmine, Carley and Monica; and seven great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Thursday, May 9 at Withers & Whisenant Funeral Home.
Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Friday, May 10 at Bessemer City Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.withersandwhisenantfuneral.com.
The family is being cared for by Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 2916 Union Road, Gastonia, 704-864-5144.