Mrs. Jean DePriest, age 89, of Buford, GA passed away on Wednesday, September 24, 2008. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edward DePriest; father and mother, Joseph and Rita McHale; and brothers, Joseph McHale and Gerard McHale. She is survived by her, daughter: Jean Kramer, Sugar Hill, GA, granddaughter: Rita Kramer, Cumming, GA, great grandson: Stephen Reszetylo, Cumming, GA, sister-in-law: Rosemary McHale, Pittston, PA, several nieces and nephews. Mrs. DePriest was born September 10, 1919 and a native of Pittston, PA. She was a 1937 graduate of Pittston High School in Pittston, PA. She was a retired machine operator with Emkay Manufacturing in Wyoming, PA. She was a member of Prince Of Peace Catholic Church in Flowery Branch. She was a volunteer for St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store. She was a member of ILGWU for fifty years. Rosary service will be held on Friday, September 26, 2008 at 7:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home. Graveside service will be held on Monday, September 29, 2008 at 11:00 a.m. at West Pittston Cemetery in West Pittston, PA. The family will receive friends at Flanigan Funeral Home on Friday from 2:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. and from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Embracing Hospice House, 8013 Majors Road, Cumming, GA 30041. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA 770-932-1133