Ester Lee Bonham Bean, age 79, native and resident of Newton, Texas, transitioned on October 11, 2021.

Funeral Services will be Sunday, October 17, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. at the Lone Star District Association Church on 497 Twin St. in Jasper. Visitation will begin at 10:30 a.m. prior to the service. Interment will follow in the Clear Creek Cemetery under the direction of Coleman’s Mortuary in Jasper.

Ester was preceded in death by her parents, Willie H. Bonham and Suda Mae Rogers Bonham.

Loved ones left to cherish Ester’s memories are her sons, Rev. Patrick Haskell, currently of Houston, TX; Eld. Paul Haskell (Robin) of Menifee, CA; and, Dr. Carlo Walker of Houston, TX; grandsons, Clarence Alexander, Jeremy Haskell, and Brandon Thompson; granddaughters, Patia Haskell, TeQuetia Haskell, Alexis Haskell Miller (Guy), and Shalihya Haskell; five great grandsons and two great granddaughters; sisters, Minnie B. Jackson of Mesquite, TX, and Leona Johnson of Houston, TX; one sister-in-law, Louise Bonham of Bon Wier, Texas; God-daughter, Candace Porter Conway (Rolando) of Tyler, TX, and a host of nieces and nephews, relatives and friends. Ester was preceded in death by her parents, Willie H. Bonham and Suda Mae Bonham Lank; sisters, Vivian Blueitt, Mildred Bonham, Gwendolyn Bonham and Sarah Francis Bonham; brothers, Willie George Bonham, Levi A. Bonham, Leo M. Bonham, and her twin, Lester Bonham.

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