Emily Herbert Spencer Cox Lester died on Monday, November 26, 2018 at Conway Manor. She was born and raised in Waverly, VA, a daughter of the late Julius M. and Grace Bishop Herbert.
She was educated in Waverly, at Radford University in Radford, VA, the Pan American Business College in Richmond, VA, and the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, VA. She retired from the Colonial Williamsburg Foundation in Williamsburg in 1999.
Survivors include her sister, Dorothy Ellis of Williamsburg; her niece, Sandra (Tim) Andrews and their children, Jeremy and Benjamin, all of Williamsburg; nephew Steve (Colleen) Ellis of Waverly; step-son, James Lester and step-daughter, Nicole Bongiorno and their families, all of NY; and a sister-in-law and her husband of Scottsdale, AZ.
Services will be private.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 950-48th Ave. North, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577.
Please sign a Guestbook using the tab above.