Athens Review, Athens, Texas

October 10, 2013

Emmett Joe Hester


The Athens Review

Athens — Graveside services for Emmett Joe Hester, 68, of Silsbee will be at 2 p.m., Friday, Oct. 11, 2013 at Oaklawn Memorial Park in Athens.  Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Carroll-Lehr Funeral Home, 1910 E. Tyler St. in Athens.

Mr. Hester died Oct. 10, 2013 at Baptist Hospital in Beaumont.

A native of Athens, Emmett was a long-time resident of Silsbee.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Horace H. and Eva L. Williams Hester and brother Horace Alton Hester.

Survivors include sisters Laurel Ward and husband Robert of Silsbee and Peggy Hinds of Kemp, several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, great-nephews and many other family members and friends.

Farmer Funeral Home

Condolences will be accepted at

http://www.timeformemory.com/farmer