Aug. 23, 1956 — Oct. 9, 2020

Former Griffin resident

Deacon Byron Bernard Jester, 64, of 3760 Brookcrest Circle, Decatur, formerly of Griffin, passed away on Friday, Oct. 9 at DeKalb Medical Center. Mr. Jester was born on Aug. 23, 1956, to Roscoe and Hattie Mae Jester in Spalding County. Visitation for Mr. Jester will be held from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 18 at Burden’s Funeral Home. A Graveside Celebration will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 19 at Griffin Memorial Gardens. Dr. Eddie F. Collier is the eulogist. Burden’s Funeral Home, 847 N. Ninth St., Griffin, is in charge of arrangements. 678-603-1666.

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