Shirley Jennings Preston, 80, of Catlettsburg, passed away Tuesday, February 13, 2018, in Community Hospice Care Center, her loving husband and son at her side.
Mrs. Preston was born July 31, 1937, in Louisa, KY, a daughter of the late Clayton and Amelia Lakin Jennings.
She was a dedicated wife, mother and grandmother who loved taking care of her family.
Shirley was a Kentucky colonel and a member of 13th Street Freewill Baptist Church.
Surviving is her husband of 61 years, Walter M. Preston; son Joe Preston and his wife, Wendy, of Ashland; and three grandchildren.
Shirley was also preceded in death by son, Keith Preston in 1989; siblings, Ray Jennings, James Jennings, infant Harry C. Jennings, Elenora Perry, Delores Pelfrey and Bernice Davis.
Graveside service for Mrs. Preston will be at 10 a.m. Friday, February 16, 2018, at the Buchanan Chapel Cemetery, Rt. 23, Catlettsburg, KY. Pastor Chuck Ferguson will officiate.
At the family's request there will be no visitation.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Community Hospice, 1480 Carter Ave., Ashland, KY 41101.
Neal-Kilgore & Collier Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Published on February 14, 2018