- Rena Bell Springer Hester, 92, died
Wednesday, Jan. 31st at Nortdh Mississippi
Medical Center after an extended illness. She
was born on July 30, 1925 in Dorsey to Elisha
Springer and Laura Bell Springer Jones. She was
a native of Wren, but had resided in Shannon for
the past 21 years, was a homemaker, and a member
of the Shannon Church of Jesus Christ.
She enjoyed working puzzles, canning, quilting,
cooking and being with her family.
Services will be 1 p.m. Friday at
the Shannon Church of Jesus Christ with the Rev.
Paul Beam and the Rev. Mark Williams
officiating. Burial will be in the Shannon
Cemetery. Tisdale-Lann Memorial Funeral Home in
Nettleton will be in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include two daughters, Peggy Hamlett
of Amory and Debra Morris (Ricky) of Shannon;
three sons, Herbert Springer (Nona) of Decatur,
Al, Carl Hester, Jr. (Linda) of Shannon, and
Danny Hester (Angie) of Randolph; one sister,
Alice Allred of Eupora; 12 grandchildren; 32
great grandchildren; 6 great great
She was preceded in death by by her husband,
Winfred Hester; her parents; one sister, Agnes
Tackett; one brother, Tommy Springer; one
granddaughter, Melissa Hamlett.
Pallbearers will be Joe McCommon, Randle
Hester, D.J. Hester, Larry Hamlett, Carl Kent,
Herbert Springer, Jr.
Honorary pallbearers will be Anthony Tackett,
Trey Wheeler, Patrick Wheeler, Devon Hester, Ty
Hester, and J.J. McCright.
Visitation will be Thursday from 5 to 8
at the funeral home and will continue Friday
from 12 noon until time for services at