Thomasville Times Enterprise

January 23, 2014

Isaiah Presley


THOMASVILLE — Funeral services for Isaiah Presley, 83, of Boston will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 25, 2014  at Cedar Hill Missionary Baptist Church.  Rev. Charles Dorsey, Pastor, Rev. Hubert Herring officiating services with interment to follow at Cedar Hill Church Cemetery.  Pallbearers will be Wallace Turner, Preston Adams, Stanley Sneed, Floyd Daniels, Winston Turner and Hurman Turner.  Mr. Presley was born on July 27, 1930 in Pavo to the late Robert and Millie Presley.  He was a member of Cedar Hill Missionary Baptist Church and he would go on to wed Ms. Jannie Mae Nixon of Boston on August 19, 1950 in Thomasville.  Mr. Presley was employed at PSI in Miami, FL for 30 years until retirement.  He departed this life on Wednesday, January 15, 2014 at his home.  Survivors to cherish his memory include his wife Jannie Mae Presley of Boston; son Robert James Presley; grandson Robert L. Presley of Alabama; sister Margaret Turner and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.  He was preceded in death by two brothers Willie James Presley and Willie Lee Presley; sister Emma Turner Quinn.  Visitation at the funeral home will be held on Friday, January 24, 2014 from 12:00 Noon until 7:00 p.m.  The remains will lie instate at the church from 12:00 Noon until the funeral hour on Saturday, January 25, 2014 with no viewing following the eulogy.  The family will receive friends after the services at Cedar Hill Missionary Baptist Church Annex.  Relatives and friends are asked to meet at 935 Pope Rd., Boston at 12:00 Noon on Saturday, January 25, 2014 for the processional. — Grooms Funeral Home