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David Joel Priest Jr.- known to friends simply as "Priest" passed away suddenly at 36 years of age. He was born June 10, 1981 in Seoul, South Korea, the son od David and Pil Priest. He attended Fort Worth schools including Eastern Hills High School, where he participated in the concert band and was an active member of the art community. Self- taught in Information Technology and Computer Science, he began a career as an IT technician and office manager for a courier service. David loved good food and socializing, particularly creating and sharing his own dishes and hanging out with his many friends. He had a wonderful charm that could light up a room, was exceptionally quick-witted, and could always make people laugh as the life of any party. Forever caring and loyal, David's hugs made you feel loved and special in a single embrace. Preceded in death by his father David Joel Priest Sr., David will be forever remembered by his mother Pil Im Priest, sister Christine Priest and her husband Greg Konopka, and nephew Archer Konopka. He will also be forever remembered by his Uncles, cousins, and extended family and numerous close friends. David will lie in state Tuesday July 25th 2017 for a visitation from 6 to 8 pm at Shannon Rufe Snow Funeral Chapel, 6001 Rufe Snow Drive, Fort Worth, Texas 76248. A Celebration Of David's Life will be held at No Frills Grill and Sports Bar July 26, 2017 at 3 O'clock P.M. 1550 East Chase Parkway, Fort Worth, Texas.. Arrangements under the direction of Shannon Rufe Snow Funeral Chapel