Chester Fields, 53, of Jourdanton, passed away Sunday, June 29, in Floresville. He was born on July 27, 1960 in Houston to SW and Elizabeth Fields.
Chester attended Galena Park High School in Galena Park and played varsity basketball at Weatherford College in Weatherford.
After establishing a successful blind company in San Antonio, Chester began a new career in the oilfields of South Texas. Most recently, he served as operations manager for Sierra Services in Jourdanton.
Chester is survived by his sons, Jerod Fields and Cody Fields; daughter-in-law Jordie Fields; sisters, Diana and Laurie Fields; mother Elizabeth Fields; and granddaughter Whitley Fields, as well as by nieces, Mandi Landreth and Caitlyn Syma.
Chester was predeceased by his father SW Fields.
Funeral services will be held at 10 am, Thursday, July 3, at Grimes Funeral Chapel, officiated by Pastor Chris Kennedy of Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church. Burial will follow at Bandera Cemetery.
Pallbearers will include Cody Fields, Jerod Fields, Mike Delee, Richard Nors, Kelly Postert, Jessie Faglie, Robert Clayton and David Henderson.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made in Chester's name to the Bandera High School Athletic Booster Club at Bandera Bank, care of Mindi Hauck.
Immediately following the services, a luncheon will be served at the Mansfield Park Recreation Center. Everyone is encouraged to attend and celebrate Chester with his family.
Condolences may be sent to the family by clicking on the "Send Condolences" link at www.grimesfuneralchapels.com.