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Cecil Vest

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Herman Cecil Vest, age 72, of Palestine, passed away Wednesday, September 4, 2019 in Greenbrier Nursing and Rehab Center in Palestine. Cecil was born on January, 9, 1947 in Crockett to William Travis Vest and Thelma Lahman. He was a veteran of the United States Army serving in the Vietnam War, receiving a Silver Star. Cecil was a boiler maker and a member of Union #74.

Cecil is survived by close family friend, Gia Wall; special grandchildren, Allie Starkey and Michael Heath; son, David Vest of Colorado; brother, Clyde Vest of Splendora; sister, Vera Lee Vest of Houston.  He was preceded in death by father, William Travis Vest; mother, Thelma Lahman Ruston; brothers, Jr. Vest and Ernest Vest

Graveside services for Herman Cecil Vest will be at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, September 7, 2019 in the Wesley Chapel Cemetery with Bro. Johnny Lahman officiating.

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