Pauline C. “Polly” Hester, age 95, of Mountain Home, Arkansas passed away Sunday, July 22, 2012, at her residence. She was born October 5, 1916, in Roopville, Georgia to Robert Arnold and Mellie (Shiflette) Cater. Mrs. Hester married John Edward Hester June 2, 1940, in Phenix City, Alabama. She was an avid bowler for 60 years up to the age of 93. She was a homemaker, loving wife, mother and grandmother. She volunteered with the hospital auxiliary in California during her husbands military career. Mrs. Hester is survived by her husband of 72 years: LtCol. John Hester, U.S. Air Force, Retired, two sons: Richard Hester and wife Alison of Mountain Home, Arkansas and Jerry Hester and wife Gail of Conway, Arkansas, five grandchildren and one great grandson. She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers: Wayne, Dorsey and Duma Cater, a sister: Audrey Ennis and a great grandchild. Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Thursday, July 26, 2012, at the Roller Funeral Home Chapel with Funeral Celebrant Frank Daniels officiating. A visitation will be Wednesday from noon until 9:00 p.m. with the family receiving friends from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Entombment will be in Baxter Memorial Gardens Mausoleum of Honor. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of the Ozarks. Arrangements are by Roller Funeral Home.