Lester Forrest
Funeral Date: 9/5/2008

Obituary:
Lester Forrest, age 78, of Warren, Arkansas died Saturday, August 30, at Life Touch Hospice, El Dorado. He was born September 19, 1929 in Bradley County, Arkansas a son of the late Jack Forrest and Bessie Braswell Forrest. He was a member of Southside Baptist Church and a retired employee of Sykes Flooring Company. He married Dorothy Evans Forrest on June 6, 1953 and she died March 13, 2000. Surviving are 2 sons Doug Forrest and David Forrest both of Warren, Ark; 1 daughter Beverly Forest, Denver, Colo; 2 sisters Helen Busby, Needle, Ala and Sue Hall, Gordo, Ala; 7 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. Funeral services were 2:00pm Friday, Sept 5, at Frazerís Chapel with Rev. Wayman Mann officiating. Linda Barrett was organist. Burial was in Gravelridge Cemetery by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Thomas Standfield, Joseph McArdle, Joe Dale Evans, Ricky Johnson, Charlie Brian, James Brian. Burial was in Gravelridge Cemetery by Frazerís Funeral Home.

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Name: Steve Howard
Message: Uncle Lester was a family man to be admired. Always there when he was needed and never backing down for what he believed in. He will be missed by all who knew him.

Name: Dorothy Jeffers
Message: With my deepest sympathy to all the family in your loss. My prayers are with you all.

Name: Levie and Sam Angle
Message: Lester was a fine person and friend of ours. He was loved by all who knew him. My prayers are with all the family.

Name: Johnnie Angle
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with you all in your loss. Lester was a friend and one of the nicest people I've known. You have my deepest sympathy.

Name: Grace Duncan
Message: With my Deepest Sympathy to all.

Name: Preston Parker
Message: Lester was a friend whom I've known for years. You have my Deepest Sympathy in your family's loss.

Name: TOM WRIGHT
Message: My father thought the world of Lester and always had good things to say about him. May the Lord bless you at this time and give you peace and comfort.

Name: Renee Ambrosen
Message: Deepest Sympathy to all the family, know that we are thinking of you. Renee Michael, Joseph and James

Name: Glenda Joyce Schwebel
Message: Lester was a humble man enduring a hard life. he will be missed by all who knew him

Name: laurie pierce
Message: You are all in our prayers. Love, Laurie, Lauren and Kelsi Pierce

Name: Bob & Laverne Laster
Message: Laster were a great person,A Brother-In-Law I will miss very much,Talking to him,you knew God was a big part of his life...

Name: Ken & Lula Ellis
Message: Ken worked with Lester at Sykes a long time ago and always thought a lot of him. Our loss is Heaven's gain. Our prayers are with all the family. Ken & Lula

Name: Joe & Helen Guenter
Message: David & Kim, Please know that we are thinking about you both at this time.