SCOTT CITY - Leo Hester, 70, died at 12:01 a.m. Jan. 4, 2003, at his home.
Born June 25, 1932, in Cape Girardeau, son of the late Leon and Lela Muriel Lincoln Hester, he was an over-the-road truck driver before retiring.
On July 15, 1966, in Cape Girardeau, he married Rose Anna Brashear who preceded him in death on Feb. 3, 1976.
He is survived by two brothers, Ralph Hester of Oklahoma City, Okla., and Doug Hester of Scott City; and two sisters, Winifred Ferris of Lompoc, Calif., and Dorothy Hamer of Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif.
One brother and one sister also preceded him in death.
A memorial service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday at the Scott City Assembly of God Church with the Rev. Randy Morse officiating.
Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel of Scott City is in charge of arrangements.