February 14-- Mrs. Carissa Aileen Hester, age 39, of Vidalia died Friday February 8, 2019 at Memorial Health in Savannah after an extended illness.

Carissa was a native of Fayetteville N.C., living most of her life in Toombs County. She attended Oasis Church of God and was a homemaker.

She is preceded in death her father, Bronze Bennett.

She is survived by her husband, Vincent Hester of Vidalia; one son, Trevor Hester of Vidalia; two daughters, Tori Angelas (Felipe) and Tyla Hester, both of Vidalia; three sisters, Felicia Taylor of Yulee Fl., Tessa Shiver of Baltimore MD., and Jasmine Smith of Jacksonville FL. One grandson, Jarren Hester; and one granddaughter, Nicole Cleary also survive.

Funeral Services for Mrs. Carissa Aileen Hester will be held Friday February 15, 2019 at Stewart-Rosier Funeral Service Lyons Chapel at 3:00 PM with Reverend Gilbert Wommack officiating. Interment will follow at Lyons City Cemetery. The family will receive friends for visitation at the funeral home Friday morning from 1:00 PM until the hour of service.

Stewart-Rosier Funeral Service Lyons Chapel is in charge of funeral arrangements.