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ANAWALT Frances Priscilla Presley, age 89, of Ball Field Road, Anawalt, WV died on Friday, April 28, 2017 at her home.
Born on July 7, 1927, in Thorpe, she was a daughter of the late Tom and Fannie Adams Dinkins. She had lived in Anawalt for the past 66 years and was of the Methodist faith. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her daughters, Debbie Castle and Ellen Blevins; 2 brothers, Thomas and Harold Dinkins; and a grandson, Marty Parish. She was the last surviving member of her family.
Survivors include: Her husband of 66 years, John A. Presley of the home. Daughters: Ellen Parish of Anawalt, Mila Presley of Anawalt. Grandchildren: Misti Winebarger and husband Jeff of Locust Grove, GA, Jim Castle and companion Diane Frazier of Anawalt, John Castle of Anawalt. Great-Grandchildren: Ashlee Jenkins and husband Brandon of Rex, GA, Lindsey Castle and Taylor Castle of Anawalt, Ian Parish of Wolfe. Special Son-in-Law: James "Sonny" Castle and wife Linda.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 at 2:00 PM at the Cravens-Shires Funeral Home in Bluewell with Rev. Mary Lambert officiating. Burial will follow at Roselawn Memorial Gardens in Princeton where her family and friends will be serving as pallbearers.
Friends may call on Tuesday afternoon from 1:00 til 2:00 PM at the funeral home prior to the service.
The family is accepting online condolences at www.cravens-shires.com.
The Cravens-Shires Funeral Home, 331 Coal Heritage Road, Bluefield, WV is in charge of arrangements.
Published on April 30, 2017
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