23. May 2014 · 1 comment · Categories: Cemeteries

Located:  South of Sunbright off Hwy 27, turn right jurs past the Pilot Mt. Rd and before you cross Rock Creek. Then bear left app. .1 mile to Eugene Underwood’s pond, the cemetery being app. 150 ft. west of the pond. There is 1 u/m grave to the l/o James R. Lester Jr. 

These photos were taken in brillant sunlight, making them hard to read. 


Elsie Newbrough
1927 – 1969

George P. Lester
1946 – 1996

Simon P. Lester

Fay Lester

James Lester
(James R., Jr., 9-22-1922, 2-19-1951)
s/o Roy & Grace


Gary Lynn Parks
7-16-1959, 11-8-1959
(s/o Marshall Ray & Sonja Gale Lester Parks)

James R. Lester, Jr.
10-10-1900, 10-17-1958
(s/o Simon & Mary Puckett)

Gerri S. Quinn
4-5-1941, 11-10-1973

Thomas R. Lester
May 16, 1938
July 28, 2001
OBIT: LESTER, THOMAS REX, 63, formerly of Wartburg died July 28, 2001.  Preceded by his parents James and Grace Mincery Lester; brothers, Junior, Jack, Bill and George Pat Lester and sisters Faye Lester and Dean Newbrough.  Survivors: sisters, Sonya Gibson of Huntersville, N.C. and Wanda Carter of Elyria, Ohio; brother, S. W. Lester of Syrma, Tenn.  Burial in Lester Family Cemetery, Lancing.  [Morgan County News]

Grace M. Lester
Sept. 25, 1904
Dec. 5, 1972
(d/o Jack & Ida Jenow Mincy)

Nelle J.
Sept 21, 1911, 11-17-1975
(d/o Simon & Mary Puckett Lester-note from Cemetery Book)
Samuel H.
Aug. 19, 1908
Jan. 25, 1980
(s/o Samuel & Jane Human Kesterson)

Photos Courtesy of Howard Weaver 

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  1. This cemetery is my family’s plot. Grace Lester, mother of my dad, William R. Lester who is buried in Butte, MT