Mr. James Aubrey Hesters, 68, of Hazlehurst, died Sept. 15 at his residence.
Mr. Hesters was born Sept. 3, 1954, in Appling County.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Aaron Bart Hesters and Lillie Mae Hutto Hesters, sisters, Sallie Hesters, Marie Rowland, and Rosa Courson, and brother, Aaron Hesters.
Mr. Hesters enjoyed being a mechanic while working on different vehicles.
But in his free time, he loved spending time with his family and grandkids, but most of all he loved being a homebody.
Survivors include his son and daughter-in-law, Jimmy and Latrell Hesters of Hazlehurst; sisters Dannie Sevant of California, Lillie Bell Mincey (Dale) of Hazlehurst, Zylphia Rentz of Hazlehurst and Barbara Hester of Cumming; grandchildren Eric and Amber Hesters and Kyle Hesters; great-grandchildren, Aiden Hesters and Ryker Hesters.
VServices were held Sept. 20 in the chapel of Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home with the Rev. Ashley Tyree.
Pallbearers were Eric Hesters, Kyle Hesters, Tim Rowland, Kevin Taylor, Richard Davis and Leon Blanton.
Interment will be at a later date.
The family may be contacted at the Hesters’s family residence, 53 Burketts Ferry Road, Hazlehurst.
Wainright-Parlor Funeral Home was in charge.