Jimmie Vernon Lester, 64, of Honeyville passed away Tuesday, January 29, 2013. A lifelong resident of Gulf County, he served in the United States Air Force, worked for Premier Chemical and he loved to fish and hunt.
He is preceded in death by his father, John Vance Lester; his mother, Trudie Harrison; and three sisters, Valeare Gliem, Verna Cannon, and Shirley Mederak.
He is survived by his wife, Jeanie Lester of Wewahitchka; his children, Christie Quick and husband Danny of Anchorage, AK, Michelle Pitts and husband Cliff of Kinard, and Mark Lester and wife Dede, of Panama City; two brothers, Bo John Lester and Bobby Lester and wife Jeter of Wewahitchka; three sisters, Linda Hale and husband Phillip of Greensboro, NC, Juanita Martel of Jacksonville, and Odell Guerino and husband Sully of Panama City; and three grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 2:00 CT at Glad Tidings Church in Wewahitchka with Rev. Joey Smith and Rev. Jerry Arhelger officiating. Interment followed in Roberts Cemetery.
All services are under the direction of the Comforter Funeral Home.