Lester Garland Duggin Jr., 72, of Chester died Friday, Dec. 2, 2016, at a local hospital. He was retired from Whirlpool Corp. and a member and deacon of Living Water Pentecostal Church in Chester. He was born May 6, 1944, in Chester.

A family-held memorial service will be 3 p.m. Thursday at Living Water Pentecostal Church in Chester. Cremation is under the direction of Ocker Funeral Home of Alma.

He is survived by his wife, Francis; a daughter, Elizabeth Duggin of Fort Smith; two sons, Michael Duggin of Fort Smith and Timmothy Duggin of Chester; a sister, Dorothy Duggin of Chester; four brothers, Richard, Kenny and Buddy Duggin, all of Chester, and Jerry Duggin of Winslow; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.