Stephen Hester

Sunday, July 20, 2008

Stephen Ray Hester, 49, of Cordova, Tenn., formerly of Cape Girardeau, died Saturday, July 19, 2008, at Crittenden County Hospital in Marion, Ky.

He was a pipe fitter for River City Sprinklers, a member of the Patriot Guard and a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps.

Survivors include his wife, Robin S. Hester; two daughters, Amanda Weible and Christina Willey, both of St. Louis; two sisters, Angela Higbee of Lakeland, Fla., Vickie Holloway of Searcy, Ark.; and three grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Memphis Funeral Home Poplar Chapel in Memphis, Tenn.

Service will be at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday at West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery in Memphis.