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Chapel of Jones Mortuary
Friday November 9th, 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm

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Chapel of Jones Mortuary
Friday November 9th, 2018
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Della Lucille Kesterson

Obituary of Della Lucille Kesterson

Della Lucille Kesterson age 91 of Oak Ridge, TN passed away on Tuesday, November 6, 2018 at the Shannondale Healthcare in Knoxville, TN. She was a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and great - great grandmother. Della enjoyed spoiling her grandchildren. She loved to quilt, read and baking. Della was a member of Poplar Creek Baptist Church in Marlow,TN.

Della is preceded in death by her parents, William and Mamie Compton; husband, Ancil Carl Kesterson; daughter, Patricia Jo Hilderbrandt; and granddaughter, Candy Butler.

Della is survived by her son, Ross Kesterson of Cleveland, GA; daughters, Nona Huff of Elberton, GA, Pamela Golden of Karns, TN, Mamie Hogsed of Spartanburg, SC, and Angie Whatley of Oliver Springs, TN; sister, Stella Goodwin of Harriman, TN; 12 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, 6 great great grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Della's family will receive her friends from 1:00pm - 2:00pm with her funeral service to follow at 2:00pm on Friday, November 9, 2018 in the chapel of Jones Mortuary in Clinton, TN with Rev. Donald Moore and Rev. Mark Akers officiating. Della's interment will follow her funeral service at Anderson Memorial Gardens in Clinton, TN. Jones Mortuary in Clinton, TN is in charge of all arrangements.

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My heartfelt condolences for your loss of your loved one. Please find comfort in the knowledge that God promises to put an end to all the things that have plagued mankind for centuries including pain, suffering and death (Revelation 21:3,4). May these promises from God's word, the Bible give you comfort now and real hope for the future. My deepest sympathy.

Mary Nov 8 2018 12:00 AM

A beautiful angel gone home to be with our Lord and Savior. I've loved you all my life .Always with a sweet smile and encouragement .I'm thankful God let us be in each others life.

Edna Woods Tedford Nov 8 2018 12:00 AM

Mamie, I am so sorry to hear about your mother's passing. I know how painful it is. My prayer is that your deep sorrow will soon be replaced by the joy of her memory.

Kathy Farmer Nov 8 2018 12:00 AM

Sorry for your loss. Prayers for each one of you. Hold tight to each other. May Jesus give you comfort & peace at this time.Love my old Marlow friends.

Pat Russell Vann Nov 7 2018 12:00 AM

Praying for your family.

Amanda Tippens Nov 7 2018 12:00 AM

So sorry Mamie. I know its hard lose our Mommas but may Gods grace and peace with you all

Donna piper Nov 7 2018 12:00 AM

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