Thelma Elsie Lester, 90, of Big Stone Gap, Va., passed away Thursday (March 12, 2009) at Heritage Hall Healthcare Center, Big Stone Gap, Va. after an extended illness. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Monday at the Roy A. Green Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 10:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Entombment will follow in the Glencoe Cemetery Mausoleum.