GASTONIA - Curtis Lee Presley, 93, passed away July 2, 2013.
He was born in Union County, son of the late Fulton and Lillie Starnes Presley. He was preceded in death by his wife Edith Hester Presley, a son Jerry Presley, two sisters Lola Little and Helen Bland, three brothers Frank, Truett, and Deward Presley. He was a
WWII US Army
Air Force Vet-eran. He attended North Belmont Church of God and was a member of the Mount Holly Lions Club.
He is survived by a son George Presley and wife Linda of Springwood; one sister, Betty Murphy of Mount Holly; three brothers, Houston Presley of North Belmont, Brady Presley of Easley, S.C., and Wade Presley of Hope, Ark.; two grandchildren, Sharon Huffstetler and husband Gary of Gastonia and Chris Davidson and husband Jerry of Gastonia; three great-grandchildren Thomas Vella Jr., Jennifer Hill, and Emily Davidson; daughter-in-law, Nancy Presley and longtime friend Jim Raper.
A service to celebrate the life of Mr. Presley will be held 11 a.m. Friday at the Woodlawn Chapel of Woodlawn Funeral Home in Mount Holly with the Rev. Carl Overton officiating.
Entombment will follow at Gaston Memorial Park Mausoleum.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Condolence messages may be left at www.woodlawnfuneral.org.
Woodlawn Funeral Home in Mount Holly is serving the family.