Joan L. Lester

Joan L. Lester, 88, of Morristown passed away Sunday, October 20, 2019.

She was a life-long member of the First Baptist Church of Morristown. She retired from American Enka to work with her husband, Joe Lester, at his State Farm insurance agency. They not only worked together for 30 years, but were happily married for 60 years until his passing in 2015.

Survivors include her daughter, Joi Lester of Braselton, Georgia; granddaughter, Gillian Barlow of Dunwoody, Georgia; sister-in-law: Velma Long; nephew: David Long; nieces, Kathy (Doug) Rouse and Mary Evelyn (Dana) Morgan; and treasured friends, Kim and Gary Cole.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, October 27, 2019 at Hamblen Memory Gardens, with Rev. Danny Georges officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Serenity House of Morristown,

Arrangements by Mayes Mortuary

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