He was born June 29, 1953, as the son of Joe and Roberta Rogers Syester.
He worked for several years for Kroger.
He married Betty Joan Jones on Feb. 14, 2000.
He was preceded in death by his father and brother Dennis Syester.
He is survived by wife Betty, mother Robert, Shelburn, sister Candice Mahurin and husband Steve, Shelburn, brothers Brian Syester and wife Debby, Shelburn, and Michael Syester and wife Joyce, Linton, stepsons Roy Harland and wife Mary, and Donald Montgomery and wife Chris, four grandchildren Carrie Lory, Kathi Harp, Alyssa Montgomery and Benjamin Montgomery, two great-grandchildren Harland and Harrison Lory, and special friends Phil and Anita Guaer and Chip and Annie.
Visitation will be noon-2 p.m., Wednesday, at Moore Funeral Home. Services will be conducted at 2 p.m., with Pastor Larry Richmond officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the breast cancer research fund at Susan G. Komen for the Cure, 5005 LBJ Fwy., Suite 250, Dallas, Exas, 75244.
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