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Hester Dean

September 29, 1948 — September 18, 2021

Hester Dean

Wadesboro - Ms. Hester Catherine “Cappy” Dean was born September 29, 1948, in Anson County to the late Reverend William M. Dean and Dora M. Dean. She departed this life on Saturday, September 18, 2021, under Hospice care at home surrounded by her loving family.

She confessed Christ as her personal savior at an early age and attended various churches. She was educated in the Anson County School System.

She cared for children and adults in Charlotte, NC, Winston-Salem, NC and Wadesboro, NC> She was very a humble and caring person and was loved by all.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Hubert Dean, James Dean and George Dean and three sisters, Ruby Clark, Ellen Hunter and Margie Brice.

She leave to cherish her memories, three sisters, Rosa (R. Lewis, Sr.) Ray of Winston-Salem, NC, Doretha M. Dean and Queen D. Crump both of Wadesboro, NC; three brothers, John T. Dean of Winston-Salem, NC, Charles A. (Pearline) Dean and Walter R. Dean both of Wadesboro, NC; her niece, caregiver and adopted daughter, who she helped to raise and was with her when she was called home, Ashante Crump (Muffin) of Wadesboro, NC and a very large host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

The foamily would like to offer their sincere and heartfelt gratitude to the following: Atrium Health Hospice Staff, Community Medical Staff, Metrolina Nephrology Staff, Union Urology Staff, Atrium Health (Anson and Union), Kindred at Home, Liberty Home Care and Richmond County Would Care.

Homegoing service will be 11:00am Tuesday, September 21, 2021 in the Chapel of Leavitt Funeral Home.

Interment will follow in the Pleasant Hill AME Zion Church Cemetery in Wadesboro.

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Funeral Service

Friday, April 1, 2016

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