Matthew Joseph Hester


Matthew Joseph Hester, 45, of Chattanooga, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, June 22, 2022.

Born in Atlanta, Georgia, on Aug. 17, 1976. Matthew graduated from Rhea County High School.

He is survived by his mother and father, Patricia Price and David J. Hester (Brenda Gail); maternal grandmother, Mary Price; stepsister, Chevante (Reggie) Johnson; two stepbrothers, Christopher Hester and Jeremy (Constance) Nolan; three uncles, Michael Price, Jack Aaron Coggins and Robert Coggins; aunt, Marsha Vick; stepdaughter, Sarah Olivia Tufts Wooden; three grandchildren, Braydon Clark, Mayleigh Rose and Marleigh Rayne; stepmother, Linda Hester; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Family and friends will meet at 1 p.m. on Thursday, June 30, 2022, in Lee Cemetery in McDonald for a graveside service officiated by Rev. Joe Brooks. Interment will follow.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to McKamey Animal Center.



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