Mr. Lonnie Leon Pressley, Sr. age 77, a resident of De Queen, Arkansas, died Monday, January 8, 2018, in Texarkana Texas.
He was born February 28, 1940, in Horatio, Arkansas. He was retired after 39 years from Weyerhaeuser. He was a member of the Chapel Hill Baptist Church and Army National Guard.
Mr. Pressley was preceded in death by his parents, Monte and Susie Stinnett Pressley and eight siblings, Lanor Pressley, Madora Pressley, Lillie Pullium, Betty Reid, Eveline Johnson, Ruthie Ford, Alvie Pressley and T Bone Pressley.
He is survived by his wife of 55 of years, Marilyn Yandell Pressley; one son and daughter-in-law, Lonnie Bud Pressley, Jr. and Christa Pressley; two daughters and sons-in-law, Dina and Bennie Griffin and Lonnette and David Taylor; one brother and sister-in-law, Joseph Earnest and Lula Pressley; seven grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Mr. Pressley will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, January 11, 2018, at Wilkerson Funeral Home Chapel in De Queen with Bro. Shane Haarmeyer and Bro. Jimmy Roden officiating. Burial will follow in Chapel Hill Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 10th at the funeral home.
You may leave a condolence online at www.wilkersonfuneralhomes.com