Jason Ray Lester, age 38, of Highway 26, Williamsburg, departed this life on Thursday, Nov. 3, 2016, at his home.
He was born on Jan. 25, 1978, in Barbourville, to Darrell Lester and Carolyn (Sears) Lester.
In Heaven, Jason joined his grandparents, Opal Sears, Geraldine and Junior Lester, James and Violet Cox, Clarence and Dora Bright and Bill Sears.
Jason was a supportive and loving husband and considered his four children his biggest blessing. He was a proud veteran of the United States Army, a gifted guitar player, an excellent cook and an avid U.K. Fan. JASON WAS A HUGE DONALD TRUMP SUPPORTER; YOU CAN PAY TRIBUTE TO JASON BY VOTING FOR DONALD TRUMP. He was baptized and attended Forward Community Church in Corbin. Faber Baptist Church and Southside Baptist Church held special meaning to Jason and his family.
Left to mourn his passing, his wife, Angelina Reaves Lester, of Williamsburg; four children, Rafe Reaves-Lester, of Williamsburg, Justice Reaves-Lester, of Williamsburg, Carlee Goble, of Williamsburg, and Kiersten Bowlin and husband Gage, of Corbin; his parents, Darrell and Carolyn Lester, of Rockholds; brother, Joseph Lester and wife Lee Ann, of Rockholds; sister, Karen Lester, of Siesta Key, Florida; father and mother-in-law, Rev. Anthony and Carolyn Reaves, of Williamsburg; sister-in-law, Clarissa Williams and husband Herbert Jr., of Collierville, Tennessee; nephews, Cameron Williams, Joe Wes Lester, Christopher Lester and Dallas Helbig; nieces, Bethany Williams, Abby Blevins, Payton Blevins and Kaylynn Lester; two very special aunts, Tonya Lester and Anitta Brooks; and a host of other family and friends to mourn his untimely passing.
Visitation will be after 6 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 8, 2016, at Croley Funeral Home.
The funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016, at the Croley Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Drew Mahan, Rev. James Roaden and Brother John Miles officiating. He will be laid to rest in the Highland Cemetery. Military Graveside Honors will be conducted by the American Legion Post #88 of Corbin. Joseph Lester, Justin Lawson, Brandon Elswick, Tim Engle, Herbert Williams Jr., Cameron Williams, Gage Bowlin and Jason Brooks will serve as pallbearers.
In lieu of flowers, donations toward the funeral expenses can be made to Croley Funeral Home.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.croleyfuneralhome.com
Croley Funeral Home of Williamsburg is in charge of all arrangements, Jerry W. Croley and J. Andrew Croley, directors.
Published on November 6, 2016