Obituary for Larry Lester
Larry Wayne Lester, age 65, of the Drill section of Honaker, Virginia, passed away Tuesday (May 2, 2017) at Bristol Regional Medical Center after an extended illness. Born December 15, 1951 in Drill, Virginia, he was a son of Iowa Mae Harris Lester of Drill and the late Garnet Lester. A lifelong resident of the area, he was a disabled coal miner and was an avid fisherman. In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by one sister, Sandra Dotson.
In addition to his mother, survivors include two brothers, Rodney Lester and wife, Marilyn of Drill and Rick Lester of Honaker; special nephews, Scot Lester “his best buddy” and Brad Dotson; and brother-in-law, Roger Dotson.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 PM Friday in the Honaker Funeral Home Chapel, Honaker, Virginia with Rev. Stephen Musick officiating. Interment will follow in Ketron Memorial Gardens at Lebanon, Virginia.
Pallbearers will be Foster Bailey, Gordon Hale, Don Hale, Rodney Lester, Scot Lester, and Rick Lester.
The family will receive friends at the Honaker Funeral Home after 6:00 PM Thursday.
Online condolences may be made at www.honakerfuneralhome.net.