Celebrating the life of

Louis Roy Lester Jr.

Passed away on October 05, 2021

Louis Roy Lester Jr.

Louis Roy Lester Jr., 76, of Savannah, Georgia passed away on October 5, 2021.

Roy was born on May 3, 1945 in Sylacauga, Alabama, the son of Louis Roy Lester and LoRayne Peters Lester.  Roy graduated from Auburn University in 1968 with a BS in Business.  Roy served in the United States Marine Corps from 1968 until 1971.  He earned an MBA from the University of Alabama in 1973.

Roy moved to Savannah, Georgia in 2004.  He was employed by Savannah Aviation and later by O’Reillys.

Roy is survived by his brother and sister-in-law, Dr. Stanley and Jane Lester of Savannah, Georgia.

A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 16, 2021 at Alexander City Cemetery, Alexander City, Alabama.

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I will miss Roy and his knowledge of our history. I am glad he is healed and at peace now. I look forward to seeing him again one day.

- Arden Carroll, Ellijay, GA

My heart goes out to each of the family, as they remember good times with Roy.

- Shirley Sargent, Cropwell, AL

A candle has been lit!

- Rhonda K. Sutlive, Savannah, GA

We are so sorry for your loss, Dr. Lester, and will be praying for you.

- Stephen and Stacy Hall, Savannah , GA

Stanley, know that Kathryn and I are so sorry to hear about your brother. I know what it means when you lose a brother. U lost mine a couple of year,s ago. I know we all grevie in a different, bur we all grevie. Our prayers are with you and all of tour family.

- Frank & Kathryn Murray, Savannah , Georgia

Dr. Lester I am so sorry about your brother. My deepest condolences to you and Jane.

- Melanie Cox, Bloomingdale , Georgia

So sorry to hear of Roys passing. Please feel free to reach out to us if there is anything we can do for you. You are in our prayers

- Mickey and Becky, Savannah, ga

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel