Pernie Montgomery Hester
Pernie Montgomery Hester, 85, of Germantown, left family, good friends, and neighbors to be with the Lord in Heaven on the afternoon of January 28, 2016. She was an active and loved member of South Woods Baptist Church for many years. She also leaves behind her son and his wife, Steve and Patricia Hester of Rossville and her dear remaining sister and her husband, Tula and Bobby Hollingsworth of Aberdeen, MS. Pernie was most happy when she was helping those around her. "Your attitude should be the same as that of Jesus Christ... who made himself nothing, taking the very nature of a servant." (Phil, Chp 2) The family will receive friends from 9 a.m. until her funeral service begins at 10 a.m. Monday, February 1 at Memorial Park Funeral Home. Interment will follow at 1 p.m. at Hillcrest Masonic Cemetery in Fulton, MS.
Published by The Commercial Appeal on Jan. 31, 2016.