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Flora "Jane" Hester

Thursday, August 12, 2004

Born 6-17-1916 -- Died 8-2-2004

Flora Marie "Jane" Hester, 88, formerly of Ash Flat, Ark., died Aug. 2, 2004, in Little Rock, Ark.

Born June 17, 1916, near Tahlequah, Okla., she was the daughter of Charles Hester and Ollie Samantha Scribner Hester. She was employed as a farm worker and a maintenance work at Los angeles Schools. She was of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include two daughters -- Ruby Charlene Shackel-ford, of Ash Flat and Carol Robinson and husband, Russell, of Dover, Ark.; two sons -- Donald D. Duvall and wife, Joyce, of Muldrow, Okla., and Tom D. Baker of California; ten grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren six great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents, four sisters and a brother.

The funeral was Aug. 6 in the Paw Paw Cemetery southeast of Muldrow, Okla., with the Rev. James O'Briant officiating. Arrangements were by Agent Funeral Home of Muldrow.