Lester “Lucky” Workman

May 27, 1954 ‒ October 08, 2009

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Lester E. “Lucky” Workman, age 55, of Mount Vernon died Thursday, October 8, 2009 at his home. He was born on May 27, 1954 in Mount Vernon, a son of the late Lester R. and Deloris (Davis) Workman.

Lester was a truck driver for Gordon Johnson and was a shade tree mechanic. He also was a racecar driver.

Lester is survived by his wife of 33 years, Sharon (Durbin) Workman; sons, Dale (Melissa) Workman of Orient and Jamison Workman of Riverview, FL; a daughter, Heidi (Jason) Neagles of Marion; a step son, Rick (Debbie) Miller Jr. of Mount Vernon; seven grandchildren; a brother, Michael (Edna) Hederick of Greer; sisters, Barbara (Bret) VanHouten, Tonya Lynn Workman, Carmen Workman, Ethel Davis all of Mount Vernon, Pam Obyrener of Alabama and Louann Cole of Illinois; his canine companion, Blue; and many friends.

In addition to his parents, Lester was preceded in death by brothers, Mike and Frank Davis.

Friends may call on Monday from 6 to 8 PM at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home, 201 Newark Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital, P.O. Box 183112, Columbus, Ohio 43218.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com

The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Lester E. Workman.