JESUP, Ga. - Mrs. Esther McKinley entered into rest on Wednesday, April 16, 2008 at Altamaha Health Care. She was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond M. McKinley. Funeral services will be conducted at the Chapel of Dent's Undertaking Establishment on Tuesday, April 22, 2008 at 11 a.m. with Rev. J.S. Wright officiating and Rev. Gregory Fuller presiding. Mrs. McKinley was a long time resident of Augusta before moving to Jesup. She was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church for over 70 years where she served while active in many capacities. She is lovingly remembered as a servant leader to young people in the church. Mrs. McKinley was a graduate of Paine College and attended Bradley University. She was a retiree of the Richmond County School System. She was a devoted teacher first at Levi White Elementary School and later at A. Dorothy Hains Elementary School. Survivors include, Barbara Douglas, niece, Jesup and many godchildren, other relatives and friends. The Historic Dent's Undertaking Establishment Serving the CSRA Since the 1800's.
The Augusta Chronicle-April 20, 2008