2 years

Football 3, 4;
Baseball 3, 4;
Basketball 3, 4;
Math Club 3, 4;
Science Club, 4;
Speech Club 3, 4;
Monogram Club 3, 4;
International Relations.

Ambition: Coach

{ November 3, 1949 - December 8, 2008 }

JAMES W. LESTER, JR., 59, of Memphis, former restaurant owner in Dallas and Arlington, TX and Little Rock, AR died on Monday, December 8, 2008 after a courageous battle with cancer at Baptist Hospital of Memphis.

He graduated from Westwood High School in 1967 and attended Memphis State where he was past President of Sigma Phi Epsilon; former President of the Inter Fraternity Council; former member of MSU Student Government Association; former Assistant Manager of Chickasaw Country Club and former Manager of the Memphis Hunt and Polo Club.

Mr. Lester is survived by his mother Julia Claire Lester of Cordova; sister Julie Barrow (Noel) of Memphis; brother Klaytin A. Lester of Memphis; aunts, Laura O. House of Memphis and Lynn Lusk (Joe) of Huntsville, AL.

Visitation was at 1 p.m., Thursday, December 11 at Forest Hill Funeral Home East, and services to follow at 2 p.m. Interment was in Forest Hill Cemetery East.