Lisa Beth Kiser Lester, age 55 of, Dublin passed away Saturday, July 4, 2009 at her home. Born December 20, 1953 in Bluefield, West Virginia, she was the daughter James & Judith Kiser. Her father-in-law Robert Lester preceded her in death. She was a member of St. Jude’s Catholic Church. She received her Bachelor’s degree from Virginia Tech and her Masters degree from Radford University.
She taught for 15 years in the Tazewell County School System and then 15 years in the Pulaski County School System before her retirement. She is survived by her husband Jerry Wayne Lester, Dublin; children Laura Michelle Lester, Dublin, Jay Michael Lester, Dublin, Jennifer Beth Lester, Dublin, parents James Kiser & Judith Kiser, Dublin; brothers Randy Kiser & wife, Janet, Greensboro, NC; James Kiser & wife, Debbie, Stafford, VA; mother-in-law Betty Lester, Mebane, NC; brothers-in-law Raymond Lester & wife, Ginny, St. Louis, MO; Barry Lester & wife, Mary, Charleston, SC; Paul Lester, Mebane, NC; and sister-in-law Karen Lester, Charleston, SC.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday at the St. Jude Catholic Church, Radford with the Rev. Ken Shuping officiating. Entombment will follow at the Highland Memory Gardens Mausoleum, Dublin.
The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 P.M. Tuesday evening at the Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski.
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Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.