The Rev. Joe Norman Presnell, 58, Elizabethton, went home to be with his Lord,Friday, June 21, 2013, at his residence.
A native of McDowell County, North Carolina, he was a son of the late Joe and Marie Nichols Presnell. He was a graduate of Mitchell County High School, Spruce Pine, North Carolina. The Rev. Presnell also held two associates degree in Theology.
He had served as pastor of the West Hills Baptist Church, Jonesborough. In recent years he served as an evangelist.
Survivors include his son, Jody Presnell of the home; the mother of his son, Kathy Sargent, Elizabethton, and his special little four-legged friend, “Sandy”.
Funeral services will be conducted at 7 p.m. Monday in Memorial Funeral Chapel with the the Rev. Evin Hopson and the Rev. Larry Shorter officiating. Interment will be Tuesday, June 25, 2013, in the Johnson-Roan View Cemetery, Roan Mountain. The family would like to express a special “Thank You” to Greg Marley, Jerry Davis, Gary Smith, the Rev. Steve Burleson and all his family and friends. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Monday in the funeral home. Friends may also visit the family at the residence. Condolences may be e-mailed to email@example.com.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge.