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Presnell, James, L.

D : 10/21/2004

Posted on 10/25/2004

Mr. James Lee Presnell, 67, of U.S. Highway 321 South, Boone, died Thursday morning, Oct. 21, 2004 at his residence.

He was born Aug. 10, 1937 in Watauga County, a son of Edgar Valentine and Bertha Ella Ward Presnell.

Mr. Presnell was formerly employed by Kincaid Furniture in Lenoir.

Survivors include his wife, Betty Presnell; one son, James D. Presnell of Thomasville, N.C.; three daughters, Brenda Bazen and husband, Scott, of Archdale, and Linda Presnell and Carolyn Hill, both of Thomasville, N.C.; five grandchildren; one brother, Johnny Presnell and wife, Blanche, of Zionville; and one sister, Ann Wilson of Lexington. A number of nieces and nephews also survive.

Graveside services will be conducted Tuesday morning at 11 o’clock at the Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery, officiated by the Rev. Dan Church.

Austin & Barnes Funeral Home is serving the Presnell family.