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Newman Dean Lester

May 2, 1943 — November 28, 2023

Grand Rivers

Newman Dean Lester, 80, of Grand Rivers, KY. passed away on Monday November 27, 2023 at his home.

He is survived by his wife of  38 years, Linda Lester; one daughter, Christy Van Cleve of Kevil; one son, Steve Lester of Owensboro; two grandsons, Hunter Woley and Mason Woley.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Newman Glen Lester and Jessie Burge Lester; two sons, Barry Lester and David Bailey; and one brother, Gary Lester.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Hope Lodge, American Cancer Society, 2008 Charlotte Avenue, Nashville, TN  37203 or Cassidy’s Cause Therapeutic Riding Academy, 6075 Clinton Road, Paducah, KY.  42001

A memorial visitation will be Friday December 8th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Lindsey Funeral Home.

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Friday, December 8, 2023

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