Tyler Lester

Tyler Lester

Tuesday, March 22nd, 1994 - Friday, November 13th, 2020
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Vansant, VA- Shane Tyler Lester, age 26, passed away Friday, November 13, 2020. Born in Richlands, VA, he was a lifelong resident of Buchanan County and was a Council High School graduate, Class of 2012. Tyler was last employed as a coal miner. He loved spending time with his family and friends. He was a loving son, brother, father and friend. Tyler was a friend to everyone he met. He was preceded in death by his grandfathers, John Henry Lester of Vansant and Berkley Stevens of Council.
Tyler is survived by his parents, Debbie and Scotty Yates of Vansant, Godparents, Jake and Shelli Jackson, a sister, Lexi (Jordan) Ball of Bristol, two children, Noah and Nora Lester of WV, grandmothers, Brenda Lester of Vansant and Pearlene Stevens of Council, Jeff Stevens of Council and a host of family and friends.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, November 17, 2020 at Haysi Funeral Home with Denver Barton officiating. Burial will follow in Lester Cemetery, Vansant, VA. Pallbearers will be Henry, Michael, and John Lester, and Cole Yates and Jake and Derick Jackson. Honorary pallbearers will be Jordan Ball and Ryan Honaker. The family will receive friends after 6:00 p.m. on Monday, at the funeral home with an evening service at 7:00 p.m. Online condolences may be sent to www.haysifuneral.com
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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Monday, November 16th, 2020 | 6:00pm
    Monday, November 16th, 2020 6:00pm
    Haysi Funeral Home
    24682 Dickenson Highway
    HAYSI, VA 24256
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Tuesday, November 17th, 2020 | 11:00am
    Tuesday, November 17th, 2020 11:00am
    Haysi Funeral Home
    24682 Dickenson Highway
    HAYSI, VA 24256
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Denver Barton
  • Interment

    Lester Cemetery


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Kindred Family

Posted at 02:44am
Sadly missed. Our deepest sympathy to your family for your loss of Tyler. May God give the strength and help needed during this very sad and difficult time.

Kathy Crabtree

Posted at 11:51am
Praying for the family.RIP Tyler it won’t be the same without you smile.

Barry Miller

Posted at 12:08pm
Prayers for all the family and friends. πŸ™πŸ™

Sherry Dotson

Posted at 07:52am
So so sorry for his family his dad Jeff Stevens and all his brothers and sisters his grandmother Pearlene Stevens all his aunts and uncles.Tyleryou will be missed by so many friends and family....Love you buddy.

Pauline O'Quinn

Posted at 04:20pm
Prayers for everyone, so sorry to hear of the loss of sweet Tyler. Love and prayers Pauline and Gary O'Quinn.

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