ROCK HILL -- Mr. James Arthur Keiger Jr., 79, of 2068 Hempstead Road, died Monday, Feb. 18, 2008, at his home.
A memorial service will be 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 22, 2008, at St. John's United Methodist Church, with the Rev. Larry Hays officiating. Burial will be private at Forest Hills Cemetery.
A native of Asheville, N.C., Mr. Keiger was a son of the late James A Keiger Sr. and the late Ethel Bollinger Keiger. He was a graduate of UNC Chapel Hill University, a member of St. John's UMC and retired as Senior Vice President of Rock Hill National Bank in 1990. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, former chairman of the Rock Hill Housing Authority, former president of the Rock Hill Country Club, former committee chairman of Rock Hill Chamber of Commerce and an instructor of American Institute of Banking. He was preceded in death by his son, James A. Keiger III.
Mr. Keiger is survived by his wife, Shirley B. Keiger of the home; two sons, Charles B. Keiger and wife, Joy and Daniel L. Keiger, all of Atlanta, Ga.; one daughter, Ann K. Morrison and husband, Joe of Rock Hill; and four grandchildren, Bailey and Madison Keiger and Kelsey and Zachary Morrison.
The family will receive friends 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 21, 2008, at Greene Funeral Home Northwest Chapel, 2133 Ebenezer Road, Rock Hill and other times at the home.
Memorials may be made to Saint John's United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 149, Rock Hill, SC 29731.
Condolences may be made at www.greenefuneralhome.net.