Sidney Johnson Lester

August 24, 1933 - November 12, 2016
Sidney Johnson Lester

Sidney Johnson Lester, age 83 of Leland passed away Saturday, November 12, 2016 at his home.

He was born in Guilford County, NC to G.F. Lester and Maude Lemmons Lester.

Sidney was a longtime resident of Leland and was a Security Guard at DuPont until his retirement.

He is survived by his special friend and companion of 37 years, Bertha Lucille Denny; children, Mike Lester, Ricky Lester, Trish Chavis, Sandra Coffey, Debbie Coffey, and Clifford Coffey; 19 grandchildren and many great grandchildren.

Arrangements are pending and will be announced.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation Village Road Chapel, 525 Village Road, Leland, NC 28451  910.383.3511


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