We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Marcus D. Brown Funeral Home, Inc.
Hester Virginia Lee Telford-Teasley transitioned from this earthly life on August 26, 2022. Hester was born December 26, 1934 in Anderson, SC to Mildred Telford-Moore and George Glenn.
Hester met and married Matthew (Mack) Teasley. Together they relocated to Bridgeport, CT and in this union created their children Deirdre Teasley, Macarthur (Eleanor) Teasley and Matthew (Jennie) Teasley Jr.
Hester was a very loving, loyal, and funny individual who always knew how to make you look on the brighter side of life. She always encouraged everyone to stay optimistic and believe in themselves.
Hester leaves behind to cherish her memory her loving children, Deirdre Teasley, Mcarthur (Eleanor) Teasley and Matthew (Jeanie) Teasley; grandchildren, Jair Cohen, Nakira Cohen and Adrianna Newkirk; great-grandson, Ivan Newkirk; special cousin, Lillie Mae Telford; special nieces, Barbara L. Teasley-Edwards and Elder Gloria Brown; son-in-law, Richard Cohen Jr.; friend, Jean Davis; and a host of nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by her husband, parents and brother, Charles Telford.
The funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, September 12, 2022 in the Ollie Robinson Brown Memorial Chapel of Marcus D. Brown Funeral Home. The interment will follow at Westview Cemetery. Public viewing Sunday from 1:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. at the funeral home.