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Isaac Lester

January 5, 1928 ~ January 5, 2024 (age 96) 96 Years Old

Isaac Lester Obituary

Isaac Lester, Sr., was born the baby of Sarah and Henry Lester on January 5, 1928, in Eatonville, Florida and left this life January 5, 2024, in Orlando Florida.

Elder Lester, as he was affectionately called, enjoyed a ministerial career that spanned over 50 years, 3 conferences and 13 churches. He began his ministry in the Allegheny Conference where he pastored Erie, Pennsylvania, Ashtabula, Ohio., Roanoke, Martinsville and Danville, Virginia, Youngstown, Ohio, Titusville, Pennsylvania, Cleveland (Bethel) Ohio.  He joined Northeastern Conference where he pastored in New Rochelle, New York.  He joined South Central Conference and pastored Nashville (Riverside) and Memphis (New Covenant) Tennessee, and Louisville, Kentucky (Magazine Street), and retired from the Ministerial Department of South-Central Conference.
There were two passions of Isaac:  God and family.

He married Eileen Wright and with their 7 children they crisscrossed the country spreading the Third Angel's message and bringing many to the knowledge of salvation.
He is preceded in death by his mother, father, 5 brothers and one sister: two beloved daughters, Cassandra and Audrey, and his loving wife Eileen.

He leaves to cherish his memory sons Dr.  Michael (Tina) Lester, Nashville, Tennessee, Isaac (Valerie Allison) Lester, Teaneck, New Jersey, Atty. Charles (Denise) Lester, New Milford, New Jersey, daughters Rebecca Alli, Dayton, Ohio and Atty. Lorraine (Jeffery Walker) Lester, Lake Mary, Florida; 16 grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren, 1 great- great grandchild and a host of nieces' nephews and other relatives and friends.

Memorial services will be 1:00pm April 5, 2024, at Riverside Chapel Nashville, Tennessee, 800 Youngs Lane, Nashville, Tennessee.

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Graveside Service
January 12, 2024

1:00 PM
Edgewood/Greenwood Cemetery
141 South Edgewood Drive
Apopka, FL 32703


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