Ms. Mae Dell Lester, age 76 of Portal, Ga., passed on Tuesday April 30th after years of saying goodbye to family and friends. She retired from Syl-view Nursing Home of Sylvania, Ga., as a CNA Nurse Assistant. She was a member of the Historical First African Baptist Church.
She is survived by her loving daughters Mrs. Lovett (Jessie) Lane of Millen, Ga., Ms. Jackie Hendrix and Ms. Ruthie Mae Hendrix both of Portal, Ga.; her loving sons Mr. Percell Hendrix of Portal, Ga., and Mr. Antonio Levon Lester; a loving sister Mrs. Sula (WC) Mosley of Portal, Ga.; a loving brother Mr. Napolean (Marie) Young of Statesboro, Ga.; 9 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Family and friends visitations will be held Friday May 10, 2019 from 6-7pm in the chapel of Craig R. Tremble Funeral Home, Statesboro Chapel.
Home Going Celebration for Ms. Mae Dell Lester will be Saturday May 11, 2019 at 10am at the Historical First African Baptist Church, 124 Bobby Donaldson Ave., Statesboro, Ga., with the Rev. James Howard, Presiding, and the Rev. Harry J. Tremble, Jr., Eulogist. Interment will be held in the St. Mary's Baptist Church Cemetery, Mallard Pond Road, Statesboro, Ga.
Craig R. Tremble Funeral Home, Statesboro Chapel are in charge of arrangements.