Obits For The Hester Surname
 From Tate County, Mississippi

Obit of 
Sarah Hadaway Hester

The Democrat, August 27, 1953 

Services for Mrs. Sarah Hester of Nesbitt, Miss., were held at 2 o'clock Monday afternoon at Greenleaf Methodist Church. The Rev. Charles O. Pate officiated, and burial was made in Greenleaf Cemetery with C. O. Pate Funeral Home in charge. Active pallbearers were Shelby Sowell, Forest Hadaway, Melvin White, Albert Hadaway, Jesse Sowell and Lonnie White.

Mrs. Hester, who was 80 died Sunday morning at the home of a nephew, A. J. Ward, of Horn Lake, Miss. She had lived in the Greenleaf community most of her life. She was a Baptist.

She leaves a son, Freeland Hester of Nesbitt; five brothers Sidney Hadaway and Jim Hadaway of Pontotoc, Miss., Tom Hadaway and Lem Hadaway of Smithville, Miss., and Jesse Hadaway of Coldwater, Miss.; and a sister, Mrs. Lissie White of Horn Lake.

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