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Obituary for Judy Hester

Cherryville - Mrs. Judy Wall Hester, 64, passed away on Saturday, February 10, 2024 at her residence.

Judy was born on August 14, 1959 in Gaston County, NC a daughter of the late James Edward Wall and Lina Mae Pilkington Wall. She was retired from Bojangles in Cherryville. Judy was a member of the Cherryville Missionary Methodist Church.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Gary W. Hester; a sister, Ann Burchfield and a brother, Paul Wall.

Survivors include a daughter Debbie Hester Jones (Todd); a son Michael Scott Hester (Sheina); eight grandchildren, Mark Hester, Landon Gray, Alexis Hester, Logan and Brayden Jones, Breanna, Nester and Aaron Bridges; four brothers, Joey Wall (Robin) of Lincolnton; Randal Wall, Terry Wall (Leslie) and Billy Wall all of Cherryville; a niece Jennifer Adams (Chris), two nephews, Ricky Hester (Carissa), Steven Wall; great niece, Kayla Hester; great nephews, Daniel Hester, Shawn Hester, Adam Wall; special friends Kay Burnett and Ian Lynn

The family will receive friends from 6:00PM to 8:00PM on Monday, February 12, 2024 at Stamey-Cherryville Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00PM on Tuesday, February 13, 2024 at Cherryville Missionary Methodist Church with the Rev. Bobby Holtsclaw officiating. The body will be placed in the church thirty minutes prior to the service.

Burial will follow the service at City Memorial Cemetery in Cherryville.

Memorials may be made to Cherryville Missionary Methodist Church, 318 W. Ballard Street, Cherryville, NC 28021.

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Stamey-Cherryville Funeral Home & Cremation Service is serving the family of Mrs. Hester.