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Submitted: 11/5/14 • Approved: 11/5/14 • Last Updated: 4/14/18 • R759245-G759244-S3
27 Jun 1890 Cooter, Pemiscot, MO
19 Oct 1940 Steele, Pemiscot, MO
19 Mar 1892 Henry, TN
3 Apr 1972 Reynolds, MO
Cooter, Mo.--Funeral services were held Monday afternoon at the Holland Baptist church for Bennie Lester, who fell dead on the streets of Cooter Saturday afternoon. The services were conducted by Rev. DePriest and interment was in Mt. Zion cemetery.
Mr. Lester was 50 years of age and had lived around Holland most of his life, where he operated a garage. About six months ago he moved to Cooter with his son-in-law, Robbie Weeks. His death was due to a heart attack.
He is survived by his wife, two daughters and one son.
Democrat Argus - Caruthersville, Missouri - Friday, October 25, 1940
Contributed on 11/5/14 by ttack
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