.                                             Dewey Mattan Grant Nester, 1940 -2018
.                                                                    s/o Carrington Guy Nester
.                                                                                                         (INDEX)
.                                                                   author: Michael D. Nestor, email: mdn3557@yahoo.com

I12224   Dewey Mattan Grant Nester,9                           I1222  (Carrington,8,John,7,Currin,6,Zion,5,Jonathan,4)
.                     b 12 Apr 1940 Wythe Co, Va; d 29 Jun 2018 Jacksonville, Duval Co, Fla, bur Jacksonville Memory Gardens, Orange Park,
.                        Clay Co, Fla.  See his
picture below.
.                     m Mar 1968 Duval Co, Fla to Bernice Leona Padgett Manning, b ca 1935 Fla, d/o Preston and Bertha Padgett.   Bernice had
.                         m(1) 6 Dec 1952 Broward Co Fla to Sidney Manning, and they div Apr 1965 Clay Co, Fla.

.                     1940 Clay Co, Fla census, Highland Pct, ED 10-5, sheet 3B, #57, Preston Padgett,37 Fla, tie cutter, timber, Bertha,29 Fla,
.                              Eveyline,13 Fla, Charles,11 Fla, Bernice,5 Fla, J.C.,2 Fla.

.                     issue:

1.   Louis Matt Nester (Matt), b 1968, m(1) 20 May 1989 Duval Co to Sandra Lynn Laird.  Matt m(2) Dawn Michelle
.                           Jarrell Cribbs (Michelle), b 1967.  Dawn had m 31 Jul 1993 Duval Co to Windell Mark Cribbs.
.                           See his
picture below.
.                           issue:
a.   Justin Nester, b ca 1996, m 10 Sep 2018 Jacksonville to Brittney Kaye Fisher.  See his and Brittney's pictures below.
b.   Megan Nicole Nester, b ca 1998, m Bruce W. Thigpen.  See their picture below.

.                     Following is Bernice's daughter, prior to her marrying Dewey, and prob the d/o Sidney Manning.

2.   Audrey Connie Manning, b 1955, m ca 1978 to Lynn Grey Taliaferro, b 7 Aug 1951 Roanoke, Va, d 27 Oct 2011 Jack-
.                           sonville, bur Jacksonville Memory Gardens, s/o Lacy Taliaferro and Anne Hill.  He was poss the Lynn Gray Taliaferro
.                           who div 26 Feb 1974 Duval Co from Connie ____.
.                           issue:
a.   Kimberly Diane Taliaferro, m 20 Mar 1999 Duval Co to Conrad Donald Barrs.  He had m(1) 28 Sep 1996 Duval
.                                 Co to Alisa Grace Vinson, and they div 16 Nov 1998 Duval Co.
b.   Duane Taliaferro, m Ashley ____.
c.   Eric Taliaferro.  Not mentioned in Dewey Nester's obit.

.                     Ref:  1.   http://www.jacksonvillememorygardens.com/obituary/Dewey-Mattan-Grant-Nester/Jacksonville-FL/1803627
.                                    NESTER---Dewey Mattan Grant Nester was born in Salem, Va on April 12, 1940. He was raised in Baptist Child-
.                                    ren's Home (Salem, Va) along with his 3 brothers and 3 sisters. He was a proud veteran of the U.S Navy and was
.                                    retired from Winn-Dixie stores after 38 years of dedicated service. He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Bernice,
.                                    Son Matt Nester (Michelle) daughter Audrey Taliaferro. 4 Grandchildren Kimberly Barrs (Conrad), Duane Taliaferro
.                                    (Ashley), Justin Nester (Brittany), Megan Thigpen (BW). 5 great-grandchildren Cierra, Jordan, Lauren, Caden and
.                                    Kallie. He loved the Lord and his family tremendously. He was a simple man who lead a simple life, A kid at heart
.                                    especially when it came to his grandchildren and great grandchildren. He will be missed by many but his stories and
.                                    memories will live on. Funeral services in celebration of his life will be held at 10:30 AM on July 5, 2018 at the grave-
.                                    side in the Garden of the Apostles at Jacksonville Memory Gardens, 111 Blanding Blvd., Orange Park....
.                                    [He was born in Wythe Co, Va, but his obit probably said Salem, Va, as that was where he was raised.]
.                              2.   http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/timesunion/obituary.aspx?page=lifestory&pid=154343793
.                                    Orig in "Florida Times-Union", 30 Oct 2011:
.                                    TALIAFERRO Mr. Lynn Grey Taliaferro, age 60 of Jacksonville, FL passed away October 27, 2011. He was born
.                                    August 7, 1951 in Roanoke, VA, the son of Lacy Taliaferro and Anne Hill Taliaferro, and he served in the U.S. Army
.                                    with service in Vietnam. Lynn loved his Harley and fishing, but most enjoyed his family and grandchildren. He is
.                                    survived by his loving wife of 33 years, Audrey Taliaferro; his daughter Kimberly Taliaferro (Conrad); sons Duane
.                                    and Eric Taliaferro; also 7 grandchildren, his sister Cindy and brothers Lacy and Dennis; his niece Annette and
.                                    nephew David. He will be deeply missed. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, November 2, 2011
.                                    in the chapel of Jacksonville Memory Gardens Funeral Home, 111 Blanding Blvd., Orange Park with Rev. Bill Horn
.                                    officiating....
.                              3.   https://www.dignitymemorial.com/obituaries/middleburg-fl/charlie-padgett-4861435
.                                    Charlie Padgett, age 82, passed away October 25, 2011. He was a lifelong resident of Middleburg, Florida. Charlie
.                                    was a member of Black Pond Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife Mildred Padgett, 2 sons, Roger W. Padgett,
.                                    Sr. (Patty) and Travis R. Padgett (Jan), 2 daughters, Velva J. Chapman (Dennis) and Tina C. Jolley, brother, J.C.
.                                    Padgett, sister, Bernice Nester (Dewey), 7 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and 5 great-great-grandchildren.
.                                    Graveside service will be held in Padgett Cemetery, Middleburg, Saturday, October 29, 2011 at 11:00 AM with Rev.
.                                    Charlie Hunt officiating....
.                              4.   
www.findagrave.com, info by Angie M.
.  Dewey Matton Grant Nester  
.     Picture from his obituary  
.                                  Louis (Matt) Nester
.  Facilities Maintenance Supervisor at C&S .Wholesale Grocers
.                                 Picture from Linkedin
.           Justin Nester
.  Picture from facebook.com
.   Megan and Bruce Thigpen and Justin and Brittney Nester
.                           Picture from facebook.com
.  Picture from www.findagrave.com  
.     Added by John Russell Pierson