Ieager Lester

Published 10:00 pm Thursday, August 1, 2019

Ieager Lester, 84, passed away July 30, 2019. He was born in Matewan, W.Va., the son of the late Mack and Gladys Lester. Ieager owned and operated Lester Brothers Wrecker Service. He was a member of Magnolia United Methodist Church. He was also a member of the Magnolia Ruritan Club, Marshall Hunt Club and Orbit Hunt Club.

Ieager is survived by his wife of 62 years, Joyce P. Lester; daughter and son-in-law, Ginger L. Brooks and William “Bill” M. Brooks Sr.; son and daughter-in-law, Willie Ray Lester and Cindy J. Lester; grandchildren and their spouses, William M. Brooks Jr. (Melanie), Elizabeth C. Brooks Salmon (James), and Casey Marie Lester Meeker (Greg); great-grandchild, Dylan Ray Meeker; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 5, 2019, at Holly Lawn Cemetery with the Rev. Sheena Laine officiating. Friends may join the family for a time of visitation from 2-4 p.m. Sunday at Parr Funeral Home & Crematory. Memorial donations may be made to Magnolia United Methodist Church. Condolences may be registered online at

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