Funeral services will be at 3:00 pm Sunday November 18, 2018 at Glencoe-Hokes Bluff Chapel for Leon Hester, age, 88, of Gadsden, who passed away November 15, 2018. Reverend Bruce Jenkins will officiate. Burial will follow at Glencoe-Hokes Bluff Cemetery. Glencoe-Hokes Bluff Funeral Home and Cemetery is in charge of services.
Leon was a good and honest man. He was well liked by everyone, friends and co-workers. He served in the Navy for 20 years and received many commendations.
He is survived by his wife: Hideko (Katie) Hester; daughters: Charlotte (Jesse) Castillo, Karen (Jim) Giordano; grandchildren: Anthony (Irene) Giordano, Suzanne Giordano, Candace (Cole) Hicks, Jeannette (Bryan) Jamerson; 7 great grandchildren; brothers: Joe Hester, Edward Hester, Donnie Hester; sister: Jaunita Marty and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Sunday from 1-3 pm.
Condolences may be offered at www.ghbfuneralhome.com