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Mr. Charles H. Presley

Published: 02/20/2014

Mr. Charles H. Presley, age 83 years, departed this left Wednesday, February 12, 2014, at Summit View Nursing Home of Lake City, TN.

He was born in West Plains, Missouri on February 22, 1930, to Leslie and Sadie Presley.

He served as minister of Laurel Springs Christian Church, Cosby, for fifteen years. He retired from Johnson University, Knoxville, after six years of faithful service.

He was preceded in death by his wife Sylvia Ruth Presley, daughter Jean Ann Presley Singh, grandson Jamin Costner, parents Leslie Howard and Sadie Nora Presley, and brother Jack Presley.

He is survived by his daughter and son-in-law Tammy Jo and Haskell Jeter of Knoxville; son-in-law Joe Singh of Inverness, FL; grandchildren James Howard, Joshua Edward, Rachel Lucille, and Joseph Michael Jeter, all of Knoxville; Jensy Autumn Singh Luna Widner and husband Ben of Oak Ridge; Jasmine Amber Singh Zook of Inverness, FL; and Johnathan Sing of Inverness, FL; great-grandchildren Destiny and Dakota Jean Luna of Oak Ridge; and Patrick Jamin Zook of Inverness, FL; sisters Linda (Kenneth) Holstine and Nora (Wayne) Wilson, all of Missouri; brother Joe (Ruth) Presley of IL; niece Mary (Ray) Stone of West Plains, MO; and many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

The family will receive friends on Monday, February 17, 2014 at West Village Christian Church, 637 Robertsville, Rd., Oak Ridge, TN 37830 from 6:007:00 p.m. with funeral services following. Pastor Rick Carr will officiate.

Interment will be on Tuesday, February 18, 2014, at 11:30 a.m. in East Tennessee Veterans Cemetery, 2200 E. Gov. John Sevier Hwy., Knoxville, TN.

Arrangements by Costner-Maloy

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