Loyd “Pops” Rester, 71, of Jackson died Feb. 15, 2012. He was a native of Mobile.
Survivors include six sons, Ronnie Rester, Donnie Rester, Calvin Rester, James ( Yvonne) Rester, all of Mobile, Lloyd (Monika) Rester, Tommy Rester, all of Jackson; one daughter, Tonya ( Van) Deese, Chatom; three brothers, Norris ( Joyce) Rester, Eugene Rester, Glenn Rester, all of Mobile; one sister, Audrey Parker, Mobile; 15 grandchildren; 10 greatgrandchildren; nephews, nieces, other relatives and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Estelle and Fredrick Rester.
A graveside service was Feb. 17 at Serenity Memorial Gardens in Mobile.