LUMBERTON — Mr. Bobby Lee Lester, 77, of Lumberton, went to his eternal home on Feb. 16, 2014, at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center in Fayetteville.
The funeral was held 2 p.m. on February 19, 2014, at Pentecostal Faith of God Church of Lumberton, the Rev. Russell Kinlaw officiating. Burial took place at Gardens of Faith Cemetery.
He was born in Red Sulfur, W.Va on May 11, 1936, to the late William Tom Lester and the late Minnie Jones Lester. He was a disabled veteran of the U.S. Navy and taught Sunday School for over 30 years.
He is survived by his wife, Esther Lester of the home; his sisters, Gladys E. Long of Ballard, W.Va., and Betty Perks of Salem, Va.; his stepsons, Ricky Scott, Frankie Scott and Chris Scott; a nephew, Darroll Copeland; and five grandchildren, Ashley Scott, Emily Scott, Bridget Scott, John Scott and Christopher Scott.
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