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Jerry Garth Hester

December 19, 1943 - May 10, 2018

Jerry Garth Hester, 74, of Waco, Texas and previously of Columbus, Texas, passed away on May 10, 2018 in Waco, Texas. He was born on December 19, 1943 to Garth Beverly Hester and Maxine Hester in Lawton, Oklahoma. On August 7, 1971 he married Martha (Rutta) Hester.

Jerry worked as a Trooper with the rank of Lieutenant for the Texas Department of Public Safety for many years. Before that, he spent time in the Marines Reserves and was also a member of the Masons.

Jerry is survived by his wife Martha (Rutta) Hester; sister Beverly Sims and husband James; uncle Jay Hester and wife Beverly; and numerous cousins and many friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Garth and Maxine Hester.


Jerry Garth Hester
December 19, 1943 - May 10, 2018



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