.        Robert James Nester, 1927 - 2011, s/o John Darel Nester
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.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

A21111   Robert James Nester,9                                         A2111   (John,8,James,7,John,6,Guilford,5,John,4,Jacob,3)
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.                       b 12 May 1927 Meridian, Lauderdale Co, Miss; d 11 Sep 2011 Carrollton, Carroll Co, Miss (SSDI Miss), bur New Jeru-
.                          salem Baptist Church Cem, Carroll Co, Miss.  See
pictures of his and Johnnie's tombstone below.
.                       m 9 Dec 1944 to Johnnie Loutie Slawson, b 22 Nov 1930 Carroll Co, Miss, d 26 Aug 2003 Greenwood, Leflore Co, Miss
.                           (SSDI 426-42-6929 Miss), bur New Jerusalem Baptist Church Cem, d/o John Alfred Slawson and Ella Campbell.

.                       Robert was a retired construction worker and cattle farmer.
.                       Robert's and Johnnie's LR: Carrollton, Carroll Co, Miss 38917.

.                       issue:

A211111         
1.   James Hartford Nester, b 1946, m Carolyn Faye Denton.

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2.   John Rayburn Nester, b 1948, m Norma Havens, b ca 1947.  Of Carrollton in 2003 and 2011

A211113         
3.   Larry Wayne Nester, b 1949, m Janice Ruth Minga.

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4.   Linda Diane Nester, b 1952, m 12 Jun 1970 to Jackie Lee Harper, b 1950.  Of Carrollton in 2003 and 2011.
.                             issue:
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a.   Andy Lamar Harper, b 1980.

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5.   Patricia Jean Nester, b 1953, m Kenneth Michael Everett  (Kenny).  Of Carrollton in 2003 and 2011.
.                             issue:
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a.   Jaime Flanagan Everett.
.                             b.   Tonie Everett, b 1974, m Jeff Storey.
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c.   Ryan Stringfellow Everett, b 1979.

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6.   Evelyn Ruth Nester, b 1955, m(1) Wallace Ames Lay, m(2) George C. Hollis, b ca 1949.
.                             Of Carrollton in 2003 and 2011.
.                             issue:
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a.   Sybil Ann Lay, b ca 1972, m John Richard Haddon, b ca 1970.
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b.   Brandy Michelle Lay, b 1974, m(1) 6 Nov 1997 to Matthew Wayne Davis, d 6 Jun 1998.  Brandy m(2) 11 Nov
.                                   2000 to Christopher Wayne Burrows, b 1979.





.                       Ref:  1.   Andrew Nester's book, p 120, 125-26, 131-32, 135.
.                                2.   
www.findagrave.com, info by Beth Austin, and orig in "The Winona Times", 4 Sep 2003: Funeral services for
.                                      Johnnie Loutie Nester, age 72, of Carrollton, were held August 29, 2003 at Williams & Lord Chapel with Rev.
.                                      Sonny Redwine officiating and Rev. Benny Watson assisting. Burial was held at New Jerusalem Cemetery in Car-
.                                      roll County with Williams & Lord Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements. Mrs. Nester died on August 26,
.                                      2003 at Greenwood Leflore Hospital. She was born in amd a lifelong resident of Carroll County. She was the
.                                      daughter of the late John Alfred and Ella Campbell Slawson. She was a member of almaison Baptist Church in
.                                      Carroll County.  Survivors include her husband, Robert James Nester of Carrollton; 3 daughters, Linda Diane
.                                      Harper, Patricia Jean Everett and Evelyn Ruth Hollis, all of Carrollton; 3 sons, James Hartford Nester, Sr., John
.                                      Rayburn Nester, Sr. and Larry Wayne Nester, Sr., all of Carrollton; sister, Margaret Kitchens of Carrollton; 14
.                                      grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren. Pallbearers were Charles Floyd Denton, John R. Nester, Jr., Larry W.
.                                      Nester, Jr., Andy Lamar Harper, Ryan Stringfellow, and James H. Nester, Jr.....
.                                3.   Williams & Lord Funeral Home website, obit for Robert James Nester, 84, s/o Jack and Virgie (Blackmon) Nes-
.                                      ter.  Preceded in death by his wife Johnnie Slawson Nester.  Survived by sons James Hartford Nester and his
.                                      wife Carolyn, John Rayburn Nester Sr and his wife Norma, and Larry Wayne Nester and his wife Janice, daus
.                                      Linda Diane Harper, Patricia Jean Everett and her husband Kenny, and Evelyn Ruth Holllis, 14 gc, 32 ggc, 3 gggc.
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.  Picture from www.findagrave.com
.       Added by Cindy Germany
.  Picture from www.findagrave.com
.        Added by Dudley Rinicker