Robert Joe ‘Gutty’ Hester Jr.
Funeral services for Robert Joe “Gutty” Hester Jr., 42, Clinton resident, will be at 2 p.m. Friday in the Bethany Baptist Church, officiated by Rev. Tommy Adams and Rev. Billy Mucker.
Hester died Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, at Integris Clinton Regional Hospital. He was born June 28, 1971, to Robert Joe “Chief” Hester Sr. and Lola Faye Adams in Berkeley, Calif.
He was raised in Clinton and graduated from Clinton High School in 1989.
While in high school he was active in sports, playing football, soccer and basketball.
He had lived his life in Clinton and had worked in food service, including Pizza Hut and Kentucky Fried Chicken.
Preceding him in death was his son, Robert Joe Hester III.
Survivors include his parents, Robert Joe Hester Sr., Oklahoma City, and Lola Faye Adams, Clinton; a son, Zachary Hester, and two daughters, Mondessa Hester and Monderra Hester, all of Clinton; a brother, Orenthieal Hester, Oklahoma City; a sister, Arlena Miles, Clinton; a grandmother, Ida Pearson, Wichita Falls, Texas; a granddaughter, Trinity; and several nieces and nephews.
Burial will be in the Clinton Cemetery under the direction of Kiesau-Lee Funeral Home, Clinton.