Hugh Brice “Pete” Hester, 82, of Rossville, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Tuesday, January 12, 2021. He was born in Centre, Alabama to the late, Robert & Lula Belle Walker Hester and had lived in the North Georgia area for most of his life. He was of the Baptist faith and retired from Dixie Portland Flour Mill in 1979 after more than 34 years of service as an Operator. He enjoyed fishing, spending time with his family & friends and loved to play Rook. He was a loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather, great grandfather and brother that will be truly missed by all who knew him. He was also preceded in death by his son, Wayne Gore; grandson, Travis Gore; son-in-law, Rick Shrader; special brother-in-law, Frank Chapman and four brothers, Bobby Hester, Edward Hester, Howard Hester and William Donald Hester.