Lester Davis

Saturday, September 14, 2002

JONESBORO, Ill. -- The funeral for Lester E. Davis of Jonesboro will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Hileman and Parr Funeral Home. The Rev. James Hardway will officiate. Burial will be in Jonesboro Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home from 5 to 8 p.m. today.

Davis, 75, died Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2002.

He was born Sept. 18, 1926, in Jonesboro, son of Lawrence and Irene C. Coleman Davis.

Davis was a self-employed painter. He was a veteran of the Korean War.

Survivors include two sisters, Ruth Whiting of Jonesboro, Edna Hill of Marion, Ill.; three brothers, Lawrence Davis Jr. and Russell Davis of Anna, Ill., and Robert Davis of Indianapolis, Ind.

He was preceded in death by his parents, two sisters and two brothers.