Margaret Lester

Staff Writer
Brownwood Bulletin

Margaret Virginia Stokes Perry Lester, 85, died Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2020 in Brownwood, Texas.

Graveside service was held Saturday, Aug. 22, 2020 at Oliver Springs Cemetery in Comanche County with Dr. Van Christian officiating.

Visitation will be 6-7:30 p.m. Friday, Aug. 21 at the Comanche Funeral Home, 411 W Grand Ave, Comanche.

She was born on June 24, 1935, in Gorman, Texas, to William Dale and Beatrice (Wiley) Stokes. She married Garland Perry on Sept. 10, 1955 in Duster, Texas. He preceded her in death on Dec. 31, 1979. She married LCMDR William E. Lester in Duster on Feb. 20, 1983. He preceded her in death June 19, 1997. She worked for Higginbotham Bros. in De Leon. She was a member of First Baptist Church of Comanche.

She is survived by her daughter, Terry Lynn Blagg of Brownwood; two grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a sister, Mary Daniel of Carrollton.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a sister and two brothers.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Joy Sunday School Class, First Baptist Church of Comanche, 407 N. Houston Street, Comanche, Texas 76442.

Condolences may be offered at www.comanchefh.com .