Annie Lou Lester
Annie Lou Lester, 80, of Beaumont, died Sunday, August 15, 2021. She was born January 20, 1941, in Galveston, Texas, to John Jack and Martha Carlene Hobson. Ms. Lester was a dedicated educator for over 40 years, teaching English and Drama.
Survivors include two sons, James Lester of Beaumont and Steven Lester of Vidor; two daughters, Lora Niquette Crain and spouse, Brock of Beaumont and Kimberly Gose and spouse, Kregg of Kentucky; grandsons, Joshua Lester and spouse, Joseph Piazza, Jonathan Lester, Larry Lester, and Travis Piazza; granddaughters, Jessica Lester, Sierra Lester, Sabrina Heggins, Peyton Kovatch, and Morgan Gose; great-granddaughters, Blakley, Avery, Adrianna, Kinley, and Lily; great-grandson, Jackson; brothers, Obie Burrow and Danny Shannon; and nieces Judy Kapchinski-Brenham, Susannah Compton-Houston and Charmane Walton.
She is preceded in death by her daughter, Tracy Alane Lester; nephew, Henry “Bubba” Hughes; and sister, Nancy Wright Hughes.
A private gathering of Ms. Lester’s family will take place. Her cremation arrangements will be held through Broussard’s Crematorium, under the direction of Broussard’s, 1605 North Major Drive, Beaumont.
Memorial contributions may be made online to MD Anderson Cancer Center, https://www.mdanderson.org/donors-volunteers/donate/honor-loved-ones.html