Ann L. Hester, 81, of Anderson, passed away on Nov. 12, 2012, at Countryside Manor. She was born on April 26, 1931, in Knoxville, Ark., and resided most of her life in Anderson.
She was a homemaker.
Ann is survived by her loving spouse whom she married on Sept. 7, 1946, John Hester; children, Arthur “Michael” (Robin) Hester of Anderson and Joey (Sandra) Hester of Anderson; siblings, Rebecca Price of Anderson, Barbara Bergeron of Arnold, Mo., Wilma (Charlie) Biggerstaff of Missouri, and Pat (Bill) Hill of Anderson.
Several grandchildren and great-grandchildren, as well as several nieces and nephews, also survive.
She was preceded in death by her father, Orbie Manning; mother, Mae (Jones) Manning; son, Eddie Hester; and a grandson, Brandon Hester.
Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at Robert D. Loose Funeral Homes & Crematory, 200 W. 53rd St., Anderson.
Services will be 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home with the Rev. Loyce Webb officiating.
Burial will take place in Grovelawn Cemetery, Pendleton.