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Lester Ernest Lory, 82, Metcalfe County, KY

Lester Ernest Lory, 82, of Edmonton passed away Friday, November 27, 2020. He was born July 4, 1938, the son of the late Ralph and Margie Hand Lory.

He was a Christian man and had a great passion for the outdoors. He was a retired farmer and even when his health declined, and he was not able to be out he enjoyed looking out the window and watching his cattle.

He is survived by one brother Donnie Lory of Edmonton; Six nieces and nephews - Ella Salmon and Greg Wilson both of Edmonton, Pam Popplewell, Barbara Blanford and Steve Middleton, all of Mt. Washington, and Jerry Middleton of Zoneton, Kentucky, several great nieces and nephews also survive.

Private graveside services will be held Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at the Chestnut Grove Cemetery near Breeding, Kentucky.

Butler Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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