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Bobby Joe Lester

April 20, 1950 August 17, 2019
Bobby Joe Lester
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Obituary for Bobby Joe Lester

Bobby Joe Lester, age 69, of Mt. Vernon, Missouri, passed away on Saturday, August 17, 2019, surrounded by loved ones. He was born April 20, 1950, in Aurora, Missouri, to Lena and Charles Lester.

Bobby was a 1968 graduate of Mt. Vernon High School.

Bob spent his life driving trucks. He spent 48 years driving and loved everything that it involved. He was the human GPS!!

On December 1, 1969, he would marry the love of his life Evelyn Gayle Burks. They would celebrate 48 years of marriage together. She preceded him in death on December 27, 2017.

Bob is survived by a son Bobby Jr. and his wife, Milissa of Republic, Missouri and a daughter Tabetha Brown and her husband, Jason of Mt. Vernon; five grandsons and two great-grandchildren; one brother, John and his wife, Elizabeth of Fort Worth, Texas. He loved and was loved by many nieces and nephews.

Bob was preceded in death by his parents, Lena and Charles, wife Gayle, three sisters Charlene, Betty and Mary and two brothers, Larry and Hank.

A visitation will be held from 10:00-12:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 31, 2019, at the Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon, with a memorial service to follow at 12:00 p.m. Burial will be held at a later date at the Moore Cemetery, Stotts City, Missouri

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Visitation

Saturday

31

Aug

10:00 AM 8/31/2019 10:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 8/31/2019 12:00:00 PM
Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home

510 E. Cherry St.
Mt. Vernon, MO 65712

Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home
510 E. Cherry St. Mt. Vernon 65712 MO
United States

Memorial Service

Saturday

31

Aug

12:00 PM 8/31/2019 12:00:00 PM
Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home

510 E. Cherry St.
Mt. Vernon, MO 65712

Fossett-Mosher Funeral Home
510 E. Cherry St. Mt. Vernon 65712 MO
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Moore Cemetery Final Resting Place

Moore Cemetery
Stotts City, MO 65756

Moore Cemetery Stotts City 65756 MO
United States
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