She is survived by her husband, Dewayne Hester, of Jacksonville, Ark.; two sons, Zachary Miles and Jordan Dewayne Featherston of Jacksonville, Ark.; her mother, Phyllis Jean Bridges (Jim) of Jacksonville, Ark.; her father, Ronald Blaine Featherston (Valerie) of Linden, Texas; three sisters, Lorrie Ann Riviere of Dexter, Mo.; Angie Mitchell (Joe), of Jacksonville, Ark.; and Jenny Featherston of Texas; two brothers, Ronald Blaine Featherston (Donna) of Cabot, Ark. and Dustin Featherston of Snyder, Texas; her beautiful granddaughter, Mackenzie Featherston of Jacksonville, Ark.; two grandfathers, James William Featherston (Donna) of Rose Bud, Mo. and Dewayne Davis (Ruthie) of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; and her uncle, Bob Adams (Debbie) of Pendleton, Ind. She had many nieces and nephews that loved her amazing fried chicken and desserts, Jerod and Kayle Wills; Amber, Caleb and Jesse Mitchell; and Devin, Austin, Cody, Jett and Ty Featherston. She is also survived by her in-laws, Edna Lee and Lee Author Hester of Essex, Mo.
She is preceded in death by her grandparents, Ezra and Myrtle Spain, Eula Mae Spain Davis, and Jesse William Adams; great aunt, Vita Sutherland; aunt, Berneda Sharon Adams LeGrande; uncles, Jerry Adams and Bob LeGrande, all from the Poplar Bluff, Mo. area.
A funeral service was held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2011 at First United Methodist Church, 500 N. Main Street, Poplar Bluff, Mo., with brother-in-law, Joe Mitchell, officiating. Interment will be at Poplar Bluff City Cemetery.