Cover photo for Lester Myrick's Obituary
1932 Lester 2015

Lester Myrick

June 23, 1932 — February 3, 2015

Mr. Lester Allen Myrick, age 82, of Highway 22 in Bennett, died Tuesday, February 03, 2015, at FirstHealth Hospice in Pinehurst. He was a native of Moore County and the son of the late William Alton Myrick and Ola Blanche Albright Myrick. He was a member of Beulah Baptist Church, where he served a former Deacon, and Sunday School Director. Mr. Myrick was a member of NC State Horseshoe Pitching Association, and was a member of NC Horseshoe Hall of Fame.

Funeral Service will be held 3:00pm Saturday, February 7, 2015 at Beulah Baptist Church in Bennett with Dr. Curtis Barbery  & Dr. Neal Jackson officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Viewing for Mr. Myrick will be held from 1:00pm till 3:00 at the church. The family will receive family & friends after the service in the church fellowship hall, and other times at the home.

He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Alene Maness Myrick of the home; Daughter-Dianne Russell and husband Jerry of Robbins; Sons- Ricky Myrick of Bennett, and Harold Myrick & wife Brenda of Concord; Sisters-Clara Jean Kennedy of High Falls, and Ruby Butler of Bennett. Mr. Myrick had 6 Grandchildren, and 14 Great-Grandchildren.

The family ask in lieu of flowers, Memorials be made to Beulah Baptist Church, 8454 Howards Mill Road, Bennett, NC 27208.

Online condolences may be offered at

Joyce Brady Chapel of Bennett is honored to serve the Myrick Family.

Charitable donations may be made to:

Beulah Baptist Church-Building Fund
8454 Howards Mill Rd., Bennett NC 27208
Tel: 1-336-581-3121

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