Virginia Hester, 85, of Shepherdsville, died on Monday, April 29, 2013.
The native of Hardin County was retired from All Goods Company (formerly Old Shedds). She was a member of Local 89.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Carvin Hester; brother, Joyce Johns; and sister, Glora Johns.
She is survived by her daughters, June (John) Arn, Alice (James) Rogers, Wanda Thomas, Kathlene (Ed) Thomas, Cora (Carl) Reed and Themla (Sean) Hester Crowley; sons, James, Frankie, Carl, Roger (Brenda), Carvin Jr., and Joe Hester; 24 grandchildren; and many great-and great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, May 2, at Schoppenhorst, Underwood and Brooks Funeral Home in Shepherdsville with burial in Brookland Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. on Wednesday. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Hosparus of Louisville. Family video on www.subfuneralhome.com