Published 4:23 pm Tuesday, April 12, 2016
Funeral services for Mr. Willie Presley were held on Saturday, April 9 at 1:30 p.m. from the chapel of Hudson Funeral Services in Greenville where Rev. C.C. Bradley officiated. Burial followed in the First Baptist churchyard cemetery in Pineapple, Ala. Hudson Funeral Services of Greenville, Ala., directed.
Mr. Willie Presley was born in Pineapple, Ala., on Jan. 3, 1937 to the late Earnest and Celie Presley.
He lived his mid life in Cleveland, Ohio, and then moved to Greenville, Ala., where he died on March 28, 2016.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Earl Presley.
He leaves to cherish his memories three sisters, Mary (Ellis) Spivey, Irvington, N.J., Peggie (Percy) Johnson of Braggs, Ala., and Diane (Willie) Morris, Greenville, Ala.; one aunt, Sallie Mae Warren of Forest Home, Ala.; nieces, Earlene Presley, Atlanta, Lisa Pettway, West Palm Beach, Fla., Kenitha Fuller, West Palm Beach, Fla., Sameerah Spivey, East Orange, N.J., and Audrey Ikner, NJ; nephews, James Ikner Jr., New Jersey, Stevie Ikner, Virginia, Ronald Pettway, Miami, Fla., Maurice Pettway, Tallahassee, Fla., Percy D. Johnson, Charlotte, N.C., and Tony Atwood, Johnstown, Pa.; and a host of cousins, including one special cousin, Jesse (Peter) Marsh.