Lela H. Kessler
Lela H. Kessler, 97, of Little Rock, Arkansas, died Monday, December 13,
2004. She was born September 21, 1907, in Hartford, Kentucky, to the late Rev.
John Hamilton and Beecher Ambrose Hamilton. She was also preceded in death by
one brother, McDowell Hamilton; and her husband, E. Marshall Kessler, to whom
she was married on March 21, 1937. She was a 1930 graduate of Logan College in
Russellville, Kentucky. Mrs. Kessler was an elementary school teacher for almost
She is survived by her son, Warren Kessler of Roland, Arkansas; three
grandsons, Shawn, Todd and Jeremy Kessler; and one great-granddaughter, Madelle
There will be a visitation from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Thursday, December 16,
2004, at Cowherd & Parrott Funeral Home in Greensburg, Kentucky, followed by
a graveside service at 1 p.m. (2 p.m. Eastern) Thursday at Campbellsville
Memorial Gardens in Campbellsville, Kentucky.
Arrangements are by Ruebel Funeral Home in Little Rock, Arkansas,