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
The family will receive friends on Monday, February 17, 2014
at West Village Christian Church, 637 Robertsville, Rd., Oak Ridge, TN 37830
from 6:00—7:00 p.m. with funeral services following. Pastor Rick Carr will
Interment will be on Tuesday, February 18, 2014, at 11:30
a.m. in East Tennessee Veterans Cemetery, 2200 E. Gov. John Sevier Hwy.,
Arrangements by Costner-Maloy