|Born||in Laurel, Mississippi, USA|
|Died||in Nashville, Tennessee, USA (complications from Parkinson's Disease)|
|Birth Name||Thomas William Lester|
|Height||6' 4" (1.93 m)|
Mini Bio (1)
Born in Jackson, Mississippi, Lester was brought up on his grandfather's farm, shucking corn, fishing, hunting, and picking cotton. He graduated from the University of Mississippi, majoring in Chemistry. He taught science and biology at a school in Purcell, Oklahoma, before moving to California. He divided his time between Southern California and Laurel, Mississippi. He spoke to youth groups and at religious gatherings about his faith, and shared the stage three times with Billy Graham. Lester died in 2020, aged 81. He was survived by his wife, his brother, two great-nieces, one great-great niece, and one great-great-nephew.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: John Jameson
|Kaylie||(20 July 2007 - 20 April 2020) ( his death)|