Hester Wilson

Obituary of Hester Lee Wilson

Springfield, TN, 92, passed away Thursday, January 14, 2016. She was born and raised in Springfield, TN and was married at age 16 to Robert Leon 'Bob' Wilson on September 9, 1939. She is preceded in death by her husband of 75 years and all her siblings, Charles Wayne, Bobby Richard and Billy Howard Evilcizer. Hester worked for Castner-Knott, Nashville, J.C Penney, Madison, and retired as a a nurse technician at Park View Hospital, now closed. She has been a member of the Goodlettsville Church of the Nazarene for 16 years and previously at Bethel Church of the Nazarene 45 years. Her greatest love was for her Lord. She loved children and spent many years working and teaching children about Jesus; she also taught teens and adults. She was always a care giver to family and the sick and elderly. She cooked more meals than can be numbered for family and friends. She loved mission work and worked on special projects in Dominican Republic and Honduras. She and Bob were avid campers and travelers seeing all the US (except Hawaii), Canada and her islands, Mexico, parts of Europe and cruises in the Caribbean. She is loved and survived by her children, Heather (Morris) Filson and Robert Keith (Ilene) Wilson. Grandchildren: Sandra Hunt, Alvin (Paula) Filson, Jr., Robert Timothy (Allo) Filson, Jennifer (Travis) Haley, Stephanie (Tyler) Hawkins. Great Grandchildren: Tiffani Masencup, Desiree' Masencup, Britany Filson, Katelyn (David) Mahler, Cody Filson, Micah Filson, Jacob Filson, Hannah Filson, Norah Haley, Gwenyth Haley, Isaac Hawkins, Michael Hawkins and Gavin Hawkins : Step-grandchildren, Joey Quillen, Allison (David)Hurst and step-great grandchildren, Jesse Hunt and Owen Hurst. Funeral service will be conducted 11 AM Saturday, January 16, 2016 at Bethel Church of the Nazarene, 455 Broadmoor Drive, Nashville, TN with Rev. Philip Smith officiating. Visitation will be held 4 - 8 PM Friday and one hour prior to the service all at the church. Interment, Spring Hill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, you may contribute to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital , www.stjude.org. CREMATION AND FUNERAL SERVICES OF NASHVILLE, (615) 885-0012. Chris Neighbours, Funeral Director.
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Friday
15
January

Visitation

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Friday, January 15, 2016
Bethel Church of the Nazarene
455 Broadmoor Drive
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
(615) 262-3396
Saturday
16
January

Visitation

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Saturday, January 16, 2016
Bethel Church of the Nazarene
455 Broodmoor Drive
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
(615) 262-3396
Saturday
16
January

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Saturday, January 16, 2016
Bethel Church of the Nazarene
455 Broadmoor Drive
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
(615) 262-3396
Monday
18
January

Interment

10:00 am
Monday, January 18, 2016
Spring Hill Cemetery
5110 Gallatin Pike
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
(615) 865-1101