Nelson Miles Hester died on Thursday, July 30, 2015 at age 90.
A memorial service will be held on Sunday at 4 p.m. in the Wilkerson Funeral Chapel, Greenville, NC.
Mr. Hester, a native of Bladen County, served in the US Air Force for 28 years retiring in April 1975 after 28 years of service. He then made his home in Greenville where he purchased and operated Telecommunications, Inc. until his retirement in 1994.
He is survived by his: wife of 70 years, Oleta B. Hester; a son, three daughters, five grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, a brother and one sister.
In lieu of flowers you may donate to The Memorial Baptist Church, 1510 SE Greenville Blvd., Greenville, NC 27858, White Oak Baptist Church, NC Hwy 211 W, Bladenboro, NC 28320 or to a charity of your choice.
Online condolences at www.wilkersonfuneralhome.com