Marie Brown Hester


Marie Brown Hester, 90, of Dora, passed away Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017.

Hester was a member of Aldersgate United Methodist Church in Dora. She was a retired LPN.

Visitation will be held today, Oct. 10, 2017, from 1 until 2 p.m. at New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held today, Oct. 10, 2017, at 2 p.m. in the New Horizon Memorial Chapel. Burial will follow at Walker Memory Gardens.

Hester was preceded in death by her husband, Eddie Hester; parents, Roy and Ozella Brown and her brother, Homer Brown.

Survivors include her children, Thomas Hester (Stephanie) of Trussville and Carol Ware (Carl) of Jasper; grandchildren, Mitchell Hester, Hannah Hester, Tammy Fine (Joey) and Malea Norris; great-grandchildren, Braden and Carter Fine and Gracen and Barrett Norris; sister, Betty Earley; many other relatives and a host of friends.

Online condolences may be expressed at

New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home, Dora; 205-648-2323