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Robert Frances Lester: Loris

1940 – 2022

     Robert Frances Lester of Loris passed away on Monday, July 11, at McLeod Loris hospital. He was 81.

     Born Oct. 29, 1940 in Welch, West Virginia, he was the son of the late Johnny Lucas Lester and the late Madeline Donald Lester. Mr. Lester was a member of Clarendon Freewill Baptist Church.

     Survivors include his sister, Peggy Lester Tyler of Loris; and special friends Larry Rhode and wife Shelia.

     In addition to his parents, Mr. Lester was predeceased by his sister, Sonya Floyd.

     Family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to his nurse, Wanda Dawson; and his pastor, Rev. Bobby Cartrette; for their compassionate care.

     Funeral services were planned for 11 a.m. Thursday, July 14, in Hardwick Memorial Chapel with Rev. Bobby Cartrette officiating, with private committal services following.

     Family planned to receive friends during the hour preceding the service at the funeral home.

     A guest register is available here.