David T. Rivers

  • "I am so sorry. I did not see him a lot but sometimes when..."
    - Joe Washburn
  • "I am so sorry. Mark and Mike you will be in my thoughts and..."
    - Connie Head
  • "I had the privilege to make some of my first outside sales..."
    - Tom Huckaby
  • "I met Dave in 1969 while working at E-Z-Go in Augusta and..."
    - Sam Wiggins
  • "I've known him since I was little, he will be missed. Rest..."
    - Spencer Johnson

David Thurman Rivers, age 85 of McDonough died Monday, March 13, 2017. He was born in McDonough, Georgia to the late Thomas Jefferson and Lillie Rape Rivers. Preceding him in death is his wife, Joyce Beverly Rivers and brother, Howard Rivers. He was a member of Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church. David was a United States Navy Veteran serving in the Korean Conflict. He worked as a salesman in Industrial Sales for 60 plus years.

Mr. Rivers is survived by his children; Mike Rivers (Tracy Perez), of McDonough, GA, Mark Rivers (Suzie Arnold), of Acworth, GA; grandchildren, Wesley Rivers, Ashton Rivers and Jeremy Ball.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday, March 18, 2017 at Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church in McDonough with Rev. John Brown & Rev. Claire Yoder officiating. Interment will follow at Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends Friday, March 17, 2017 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers the family would like donations made to Mt. Bethel United Methodist Church, 992 Mt. Bethel Road McDonough, GA 30252. Those who wish may sign the online guest registry at www.cannonclevelandfunerals.com. Cannon Cleveland Funeral Directors, 770-914-1414.
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Published in The Augusta Chronicle on Mar. 16, 2017