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Lester Stapp, 93, Russell Springs, KY (1926-2019)

Lester Stapp of Russell Springs passed away Sunday, December 8, 2019, at his residence. He was 93 years old.

A religious service will be held at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel, 202 N. Main St., Jamestown, KY, at 1pmCT on Thursday, December 12, 2019, with Bro. Bodie Emerson and Bro. Richard Antle officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery Russell Springs, KY.

Friends may visit on Thursday, December 12, 2019, from 9amCT at H. E. Pruitt Memory Chapel.

Lester was born in Russell Springs, KY on April 6, 1926, a son of the late Jewell (Holt) and James Stapp.

He served in the U.S. Navy.

Lester is survived by

  • A daughter, Diane (Richard) Antle,
  • Two sons Steve Stapp, and Greg (Dianna) Stapp, all of Russell Springs, KY;
  • A brother, Walter Stapp, of Miss.
  • Five Grandchildren
  • 16 Great Grandchildren
He is preceded in death by his parents, wife Captola Sullivan Stapp, sister Clema Anderson, brother Danny Stapp, granddaughter April Stapp and great grandson Chase McFarland

The family request memorial donations to the Mt Pleasant Cemetery and can be made at the funeral home.

H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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