Originally created 10/25/98

Mr. George Priester



NORTH AUGUSTA -- Mr. George Heyward Priester, 92, of 1015 Hampton Terrace, died Friday, Oct. 23, 1998, at University Hospital.

Graveside services will be at 3 p.m. Monday at Sunset Hill Cemetery with the Rev. Jerry T. Matthews officiating.

Mr. Priester, a native of Hampton County, had retired from the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Lynwood Division. He was a member of First Baptist Church of North Augusta, where he was a member of the Lyons Bible Class and the Sheffield Club.

Survivors include his wife, Nell Kirby Priester; a daughter, Joan P. Jones, North Augusta; and two grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.

The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. today at Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home.