Margaret Hester

Margaret Hester

Margaret Hester, 71, of Lake Village, passed away on February 17, 2015 at Delta Regional Medical Center in Greenville, Mississippi.

She was a member of the Emmanuel Episcopal Church in Lake Village. Mrs. Hester was a positive influence to thousands of students over her 40 years at Washington School and seven years at Carrie Stern as an educator in Greenville, Mississippi. The world will be short one great cook.

She was born April 9, 1943 in Clarksdale, Mississippi to the late William M. Hawkins and Dorothy Collins Hawkins.

Survivors include her husband of 50 years, Frank Hester, of Lake Village; two brothers, William M. Hawkins and wife, Suzanne, of Little Rock, and Andy Hawkins and wife, Kim of Conway; two nieces, two nephews, eight great-nieces and nephews and a host of friends.

A Celebration of Life Service will be held at a later date. Arrangements by Bishop-King Funeral Home of Lake Village.