OBITUARY: Lester Kyle O’Neal


Lester Kyle O’Neal, age 61, of Portland, passed away on November 27th, 2023 at St. Thomas West in Nashville.

Mr. O’Neal was born in Winter Haven, FL on July 18th, 1962 to the late James Garland O’Neal Jr. & the late Dorothea Carolyn Horn O’Neal.

In addition to his parents, Mr. O’Neal was preceded in death by his nephew, Joshua Gavin.

Mr. O’Neal is survived by his sons, Kyle O’Neal of Gallatin & Jeremy O’Neal of Portland; grandchildren, Kayden O’Neal, Addilyn Grace, & Avery Joan; sisters, Teresa O’Neal White of Gallatin, Renea Gavin of Lakeland, FL, Carmen Davis of Portland, & Debra Hinton of Hendersonville, TN.

Funeral service for Mr. O’Neal will be at 1:00 pm on Monday, December 4th, 2023 at Wilkinson & Wiseman Funeral Home with Jason Lee officiating.

Visitation for Mr. O’Neal will be on Saturday, December 2nd, 2023 from 5:00 pm until 9:00 pm, on Sunday, December 3rd, 2023 from 12:00 pm until 9:00 pm, & on Monday, December 4th, 2023 from 9:00 am until 1:00 pm at Wilkinson & Wiseman Funeral Home.

Interment will be in Old Macedonia Church Cemetery in Adolphus, KY.


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