Millard Lester of Wayne

Millard Lester, 76, of Wayne, WV, went to be with the Lord Monday, July 16, 2012 at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Huntington, WV. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, July 19, 2012 at Morris Funeral Home Chapel, Wayne, WV, by Pastor Ray Williamson. Burial will follow at Community Memorial Gardens, Wayne. He was born March 8, 1936, a son of the late Elihu and Dorothy Canterbury Lester. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a daughter, Lois Lester Collins, a brother, Spurgeon Lester and a sister, Audrean Thomas. He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Ardith “Lois” Adkins Lester; two sons and daughters-in-law, Leslie Kenton and Sharon Lester of Ashland, KY, and Millard Jr. and Debbie Lester of Huntington, WV; a daughter, Lisa Renee Orosz of Wayne, WV; five grandchildren, Jeremy Lester, Megan Zaepfel, Kenton Lester, Kasey Varney and John Orosz; four great-grandchildren, Abby, Blair, Trooper and Rees; three brothers, Elihu Jr., Garfield and Jimmy Lester; one sister, Dottie Adkins. Friends may call from 6-9 p.m. Wednesday at Morris Funeral Home. “I have fought a good fight, I have finished my course, I have kept the faith”. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to assist with funeral expenses.