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In Memory of

Lester Owen Cavender

December 24, 1932 - April 6, 2010

Obituary


Lester Owen Cavender, 77, of Palacios passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2010. He was born December 24, 1932, in Quitman, Arkansas, to Verrlie Alma Owen Cavender and the late LaFeyette Lester Cavender. He served his country in the US Navy during the Korean conflict. He was a retired budget analyst for the Army Corps of Engineers.
Mr. Cavender was also a member of the Masonic Lodge in Hitchcock, and a member of the Scottish Rite.

Survivors include his mother, Verrlie Cavender of BeeBe, Arkansas; sons, Don Cavender of Victoria, Eric Cavender of Texas...

Lester Owen Cavender, 77, of Palacios passed away Tuesday, April 6, 2010. He was born December 24, 1932, in Quitman, Arkansas, to Verrlie Alma Owen Cavender and the late LaFeyette Lester Cavender. He served his country in the US Navy during the Korean conflict. He was a retired budget analyst for the Army Corps of Engineers.
Mr. Cavender was also a member of the Masonic Lodge in Hitchcock, and a member of the Scottish Rite.

Survivors include his mother, Verrlie Cavender of BeeBe, Arkansas; sons, Don Cavender of Victoria, Eric Cavender of Texas City, and Russell Owen Cavender of Palacios; brother, Bill Cavender and his wife, Felecia, of BeeBe, Arkansas; grandchildren, Erica Cavender of LaMarque, Joshua Cavender and Michael Cavender, both of Sante Fe, Laura Cavender of Santa Monica, California, and Tyler Cavender of Palacios; six great-grandchildren.

Services will be 10 am Monday, April 12, 2010, at Rosewood Funeral Chapels, Rev. Jack Bourland officiating. Masonic graveside services and full military graveside services under the auspices of the Victoria Veterans Council, AL, CWV, VFW, DAV, MCL, MOWW, Ex-POW, MPOH. VVA and KWV will follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Ronnie Dogan, Robbie Crites, Leo Orsak and Phill Richmond.

Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.rosewoodfuneralchapel.com.

Rosewood Funeral Chapels, Victoria, Texas, 361/573-4546.