Frances Geraldine Lester

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Frances Geraldine Lester, 84, of Cassville, passed away Monday, April 11, 2016, in Mercy Hospital, Rogers, Ark.

She was born Aug. 28, 1931, in Cassville, the daughter of Russell and Cressie (Reams) Horner. In 1949, she was united in marriage to Robert Hopkins, who passed away in 1971. In 1978, she married Pete Lester, who preceded her in death in 2000.

Also preceding her in death were her parents and one son, Johnnie Robert Hopkins in 1978.

Survivors include: two daughters, Glenda Maddux, of Cassville, and Debbie Gatley and her husband, Stu, of Cassville; three; three great-grandchildren.

She grew up and received her education at Horner and graduated from Cassville High School. For several years, she was a bank teller in Cassville, beginning at First National, then Charter Bank, Boatman's and retiring in 1993 from Bank of America. She attended Faith Family Church in Cassville.

Services were held Thursday in Fohn Funeral Home, Cassville. Burial was at Corinth Cemetery, Cassville. Pastor James Stewart and Pastor Jim Clay conducted the services.

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