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Patricia (Pat) Eleanor Jones Jester, Glasgow KY (1944-2015)

She was a native of Summer Shade, Metcalfe County, KY, and her final resting place will be in the county of her birth. She was the daughter of Lillian Trailer Lewis and the late Wayne Jones, and the companion of David Chapman for 35 years, and was the matriarch of a large, respected family. She was a housewife and ran a Glasgow Daily Times route for 20 years.
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Patricia (Pat) Eleanor Jones Jester, age 70, of Glasgow, KY, died Saturday, October 10, 2015, at her residence.

Funeral services will be Monday, October 12, 2015 at 1pmCT at the McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY, with burial to follow in the Beaumont Cemetery. Visitation will be 2pm-7pmCT Sunday, October 11, 2015, and on Monday after 7amCT until time of services.

Patricia (Pat) Eleanor Jones Jester, Glasgow KY (1944-2015)

Born December 12, 1944, in Summer Shade, KY, she was a daughter of Lillian Trailer Lewis, Tompkinsville, KY, who survives, and the late Wayne Jones. She died Saturday, October 10, 2015, at her residence in Glasgow, KY, at the age of 70 years, nine months, and 28 days.

She was a housewife and ran a Glasgow Daily Times paper route for 20 years.

Survivors in addition to her mother, include the following:
  • Her companion of 35 years: David Chapman

  • One daughter: Jeanette Van Auken, Lafayette, IN

  • One son: John (Roma Lynn)Whitlow, Lafayette, IN

  • Three step daughters: Robin Roberts, AZ; Rita Stephens, Ft. Wayne, IN: and Rhonda Chiddester, Angola, IN

  • One brother: Leroy Jennings, Tompkinsville, KY

  • Four grandchildren: Isaiah Van Auken, Jennifer Rose Whitlock, Johnna Whitlock, and Judy Ruth Whitlock

  • Eight step grand children

  • Two great grandchildren

  • and one step great grand child
She was preceded in death by her father, two sons, Michael Anthony Jester and Terry Holden Jester and one brother Darrell Jones.

Send condolences to the family of Patricia (Pat) Eleanor Jones Jester

McMurtrey Funeral Home, 2232 Summer Shade Road, Summer Shade, KY, in charge of arrangements.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Beaumont Cemetery.

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