May 28, 2024

Tony Lynn Forester, 52, of Long Bottom, died unexpectedly at 2:36 a.m. Tuesday, December 26,2017 at his Bigley Ridge Road residence. Born October 27, 1965, in Gallipolis, Ohio he was the son of Patricia Cline Collins of Long Bottom and Melvin Forester, Sr. of Racine, Ohio.

In addition to his parents Tony is survived by his wife Jacklyn Gloyd Forester, whom he married on July 31, 2010, his daughters, Jasmine Forester, Tonya Forester, and Elizabeth Forester, a son, Dylan (Marki) Forester, of Columbus, Oh. Brothers, Leroy Forester, of Long Bottom, Robert (Heidi) Forester, of Racine, and Joseph Forester, of Athens, sisters, Bea Cline, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, Glenda (Tim) Owens, of Mount Vernon, Ohio, and Tina (Tim) Overly, of Howard, Ohio, Loretta (Mike) Berry of Logan, Ohio, Teddi Paulevy, of Columbus, Ohio, Mary (Ray) Profitt, of Canton, Ohio, Roberta (Dave) Porter, of Columbus, Ohio and several nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral services will be Friday December 29, 2017 at 1 p.m. in the Cremeens-King Funeral Home, Racine. Officiating will be Pastor Don Bush cremation will follow. Friends may call one hour prior to the funeral service at the funeral home.

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