HomeMilitaryMemorial Day for the Priestap Family Memorial Day for the Priestap Family Kim Priestap May 28, 2007 Military 6 Comments Today I’m thinking of my husband’s cousin, Sgt 1st Class James Priestap, who was killed by a sniper in Sadr City on Thanksgiving day last year. This is his wife and children’s first memorial day since his death. Weekend Caption Contest™ Winners Photo of the Day Share this:FacebookTwitterRedditEmailMoreLinkedInPinterestPrintTumblrPocket Related Posts NBC’s Emotional Terrorism Searching for Some Angels "Swit Howm Allah Boma" About The Author Kim Priestap Wife. Mom. First and Second Amendment enthusiast. Gun owner. I train often. ***** He can't even run his own life, I'll be damned if he'll run mine.