.       Joe Ned Nester, 1930 - 2013, s/o Lenard Lawrence Nester
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

A4221   Joe Ned Nester,8                                  A422   (Lenard,7,John,6,Edwin,5,John,4,Jacob,3,Frederick,2,Frederick,1)
.
.                    b 4 Feb 1930 Dushau, Jasper Co, Mo; d 29 Jan 2013 Collins, Miss (SSDI Miss), bur Union Line Cem, Soso, Jones Co, Miss.
.                       See
pictures of Joe and Betty and of their tombstone below.
.                    m 29 May 1955 Soso, Jones Co, Miss to Betty Jo Rasberry, b 23 Apr 1932 Soso, d 6 May 2010 Hattiesburg, Miss (SSDI
.                        425-64-7744 Miss), bur Union Line Cem, d/o William G. Rasberry (Willie) and Virgie Knight.

.                    Joe grad from Bay Springs, HS, attended Jones Junior College, and received a BS degree in Geological Engineering from the
.                    Univ of Miss.  He served in the US Army during the Korean War.  He worked for Pan American Petroleum as a geologist
.                    in Tyler, Tex, and later returned to Soso to operate a family business and farm.
.                    Betty grad from Soso HS and Mississippi College, and received a Masters in Counseling from the Univ of Southern Miss.
.                    She taught English at Natchez and West Jones and retired from Jones Junior College as a Vocational Counselor.

.                    Betty's LR: Hattiesburg, Forrest Co, Miss 39402.

.                    issue:

.                    
1.   Lauren Elizabeth Nester, b 1959 Tyler, Smith Co, Tex, m 10 Nov 1979 Laurel, Jones Co, Miss to Donald Zumwalt Jr
.                          (Donnie), b Laurel.  Of Starkville, Miss in 2010 and 2013.  See their
picture below.
.                          issue:
.                          
a.   Collin Zumwalt.  Of Lafayette, La in 2010, and of Little Rock, Ark in 2013.
.                          
b.   Casey Zumwalt, m Laura ____.  Of Tupelo in 2010, and of Memphis, Tenn in 2013.

A42211        
2.   William Lawrence Nester (Bill), b 1965 Laurel, Jones Co, Miss, m Jamelyn Kay Landes.
.                          Moved to Garland Co, Ark.  See his
picture below.







.                     Ref:   1. "
Laurel Leader-Call", 7 May 2010, obit for Betty Jo Rasberry Nester.
.                               2.   Andrew Nester's book, p 117, 123, 129.
.                               3. "
Clarion Ledger", 31 Jan 2013, obit for Joe Ned Nester, 82, s/o Leonard and Mattie Read Nester.  Preceded in
.                                     death by his wife Betty Rasberry Nester, his parents, and sis-in-law Brenda Mott Nester.  Survived by his dau
.                                     and son-in-law Lauren and Donnie Zumwalt, and their children Collin Zumwalt and Casey and Laura Zumwalt,
.                                     by his son BIll Nester, and his children Caroline, Anna Lauren, Mattie Read, Jonah and Luke Nester, a brother
.                                     and sister-in-law Jon and Johncie Nester, and nieces and nephews Jodi Chancelor, Bryce Nester, and Todd Nes-
.                                     ter.
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.  Picture from www.findagrave.com
.               Added by Ralph
.            Joe Ned Nester   
.  Picture from mv.ancestry.com   
.               By rdkervin
.               Joe Ned Nester   
.  Picture from mv.ancestry.com   
.                  By rdkervin
.  Joe Ned Nester, Betty Jo Rasberry Nester, Bill Nester
.                      Picture from mv.ancestry.com   
.                                    By rdkervin
.       Betty Jo Raspberry Nester
.   Engagement pictures, ca 1954-55
.  Picture from
www.findagrave.com
.        Added by laurenzumwalt  
.   Donald and Lauren Zumwalt
.  Picture from her facebook page