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Mary Layne Hester
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Obituary for Mary Layne Hester

DURHAM: Mary Layne Hester, 93, passed away on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at Hock Family Pavilion. She was born in Wake Co., the daughter of the late Green Berry Franklin and Juis Hobby. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Owen Oldham Hester; brothers, Donald Franklin, George Franklin; and sister, Virginia Marrow.

Ms. Hester is survived by her son, Van Owen Hester and wife, Debra; and grandson, Kyle Hester and wife, Lori.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, July 1st from 6 to 8 pm at Clements Funeral Home in Durham. A funeral service will be held at 2 pm on Sunday, July 2nd at Clements Funeral Chapel in Durham with Rev. Laura Thompson officiating. A graveside service will be held at 10 am on Wednesday, July 5th at Brier Creek Memorial Gardens.

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6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Clements Funeral Home

1105 Broad St.
Durham, NC 27705

Funeral Service




2:00 PM
Clements Funeral Chapel in Durham

1105 Broad Street
Durham, NC 27705

Graveside Service




10:00 AM
Brier Creek Memorial Gardens

7600 Acc Blvd
Raleigh, NC 27617

Cemetery Details


Brier Creek Memorial Gardens

7600 Acc Blvd
Raleigh, NC 27617


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