DOROTHY G. NESTER - Richmond, Virginia

Dorothy G. Nester, 96, of Richmond, Virginia, formerly of Millstone, West Virginia, passed away August 11, 2002.

Mrs. Nester was a member of Knotts Memorial United Methodist Church, Grantsville, WV and Grantsville Chapter 73 Order of the Eastern Star.

She was the daughter of the late David and Alice Kelley of Cain Hill, Gilmer County, the widow of O.R. Griffith and Holly Nester, and was the last surviving member of her family of four brothers, Tony, Deward, Harlan and Fay Kelley, and five sisters, Ila Davis, Leota Bush, Jessie Murphy, Pearl Rhoades and Thelma Curtis, and one daughter, Alice Anne Adams.

She is survived by her daughter, Nedra Grigg of Richmond.; five grandchildren, Kelley Winn of South Carolina, Mary Page of Florida, Charles Adams Jr. of North Carolina, J. Ashley Grigg III of Glen Allen, Virginia, Jayne Anne Grigg of Richmond, Virginia.; great-grandsons, Will Page and Marc Grigg; many beloved nieces, nephews and friends.

Graveside service will be 2 p.m. Friday, August 16, at Stalnaker Cemetery, Glenville, WV.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Stump Funeral Home, Grantsville. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, or Knotts Memorial United Methodist Church, Grantsville, WV 26147.