Paul Preston, 92, of Grayson, went home to be with his Heavenly Father Sunday, June 10, 2018, at his residence.
He was born November 16, 1925, in Louisa, KY, a son of the late Curtis and Augusta Childress Preston. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 69 years, Mary Arrowood Preston; three brothers, George, Bobby Joe and Charles Preston; a grandson, Barry Blackburn.
He was a member and elder of the Olive Hill Church of Christ for many years. His hobbies were camping, playing bluegrass music and enjoying fellowship with relatives and friends. He was a retired steelworker with A-K Steel in Ashland, Ky.
He is survived by two sons, Paul and Scott Preston both of Grayson, KY; two daughters, Sue Blackburn and Marcia Davis both of Grayson; three brothers, Jimmy (Christine) Preston and Gary (Patty) Preston both of Columbus, Ohio, and Teddy Preston of Louisa; four grandchildren, Leslie Herzog (Steve) of Ashland, Larry Davis, Chase and Madison Preston all of Grayson; seven great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be Thursday, June 14, 2018, at 1 p.m. at Sparks Funeral Home in Grayson with Brent Duncan and John Brown, ministers. Burial will follow in Bellefonte Memorial Gardens in Flatwoods, KY.
Visitation will be Wednesday, June 13, 2018, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.
Condolences at sparksfh.com.
Published on June 12, 2018