Mary Lou Lester passed away Friday February 22, 2013 at her home in Liberty, Kentucky. She was 96 years old.
Born June 8, 1916 in Mason City, Iowa, she is the daughter of the late Edson and Lucille Crawford Cornell. She was a homemaker and an office receptionist. She was a member of the Liberty First Christian Church.
Mary Lou Lester is the widow of Dr. Woodrow Lester, DMD. , who passed away June 13, 1994.
Survivors include two son, Denny C. ( and Fritzi) Lester of Lexington and William E. ( and Lucille) Lester of Liberty ; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents and husband, she is preceded in death by two brothers, Robert and Jack Cornell and sister, Virginia Colson.
Funeral services are 3:00 p.m. Sunday February 24, 2013 at the Liberty First Christian Church with Bro. Homer Hecht officiating. Burial is at Glenwood Cemetery.
Visitation is Sunday at the church from 1:00 p.m. until funeral service.
In lieu of flowers, donation may be given to the Liberty First Christian Church, Casey County Library or Hospice of Lake Cumberland.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with guestbook available at www.mckinneybrown.com.