Augusta Livingston, 90, of Planer St., Kannapolis, NC, passed away Friday, January 10, 2020 at Transitional Health Services, Kannapolis, NC.
He was born July 5, 1929 in Union County, NC to the late Walter Livingston and the late Mattie Jordan Livingston.
Augusta was educated in the Union County School System and was formerly employed with Cannon Mills. He was a member of Sandy Ridge AME Zion Church where he served as Steward, Trustee, Custodian, he was also awarded the Dedication Award.
Services will be held on Thursday, January 16, 2020 at Sandy Ridge AME Zion Church, 1425 Mt. Moriah Church Road, China Grove, NC, 28023. Visitation will be from 1:00 PM –2:00 PM, with funeral services at 2:00 PM. Burial will follow the services at the Church Cemetery.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Minnie "Lois" Rose Livingston; a daughter, Julia Streater; two grandsons, Jerry Augusta Livingston and William Streater, Jr., three sisters, Sarah Massey, Geraldine Griffin, Christine Davis; one brother, Sylvester Livingston.
He leaves to cherish fond memories, two daughters, Evelyn Russell (Bennie) and Cynthia Livingston both of Kannapolis, NC, four sons, Jerry Livingston (Carolyn) of Zebulon, NC, Joseph Livingston of Kannapolis, NC, Terry Livingston (Darlene) of Huntersville, NC, Grant Livingston of Salisbury, NC; two sisters, Jane Ruffin and Jean Livingston both of South Carolina; one brother in-law, Johnny Griffin of New York; 13 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
In lieu of flowers please make donations payable to the Alzheimer’s Association-Western NC Chapter, 4600 Park Road, Ste. 250, Charlotte, NC 28289 or via website at alz.org/northcarolina in honor of Augusta Livingston.
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