PRINCETON — Keith A. Kestner, 34, of N. Walker Street, Princeton, died Sunday, October 7, 2007 at his home.
Born May 1, 1973 in Princeton, he was the son of Brenda Bailey Kestner Robinett of Princeton and Buster Kestner of Princeton.
Mr. Kestner was a 1991 graduate of Spanishburg High School and was a former employee of the Mercer County Board of Education. He enjoyed reading his Bible in his spare time.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Bernard Bailey; and his paternal grandparents, Clyde and Helen Rose.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his step-mother, Debbie Kestner of Princeton; maternal grandmother, Nancy Bailey of Kegley; one brother, James Kestner and his wife Carly of Kegley; several aunts and uncles; one nephew, Ethan Kestner of Kegley; and three nieces, Grace Kestner, Rashia Martin and Audreyonna Martin, all of Kegley.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, October 10, 2007 at the Rowland H. Bailey Funeral Chapel of the Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home in Princeton with the Rev. Larry Dyer officiating. Interment will follow at the Pisgah Cemetery in Princeton.
Serving as pallbearers will be Christopher Bailey, Rusty Cole, Dexter Callen, James Kestner, Carl Bailey and Tim Christian.
Friends may call today from 6-8 p.m. at the Bailey-Kirk Funeral Home in Princeton. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.bailey-kirk.com.