James G. Hester

Birth Date: 
Wednesday, June 29, 1938
Date of Passing: 
Saturday, December 18, 2021

James G. Hester, 83, of Wooster went home to be with Jesus on Saturday, December 18, 2021.

He was born June 29, 1938 in Mansfield, Ohio the son of Gilbert and Pearl Rich Hester. On April 8, 2002 he married Cheryl Roberts. She survives.

James worked for JDM Structures. He was an avid golfer. James was a great husband and father to his family, and thoroughly loved his grandkids. He was a good-hearted, tender, and caring person who loved the Lord. James and his wife attended Taylortown Community Church, in Shelby.

Surviving in addition to his wife are his children Timothy Hester, Perry (JJ) Hester, Tammy, Grant (Lelia) Hurrell, Ronnetta Wachtel, and Crystal Kilgore; 8 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren; and a sister Alveeta Jones.

In addition to his parents, James was preceded in death by his son Jamie Hester.

There will be no services.

McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to Taylortown Community Church, 2656 Taylortown Rd., Shelby, OH 44875.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com

Memorial Contributions: 

Taylortown Community Church, 2656 Taylortown Rd., Shelby, OH 44875.


There will be no services.

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