Scott County, Indiana
Genealogy and History
Lester Meek was the son of Lawrence Bennett & Caladonia Meek (nee Thomas.) He died in 1959 of a heart attack while serving a life sentence in the Indiana State Prison as a habitual criminal. When arrested in 1955, he had spent more than half his life behind bars.
Kokomo Tribune, Kokomo, IN, July 9, 1946, Pg 3
Albuquerque Journal, Albuquerque, NM October 23, 1955, Pg19.
Anderson herald, Anderson, IN, October 23, 1955, Pg28