April 8, 2009
James Curtis Presley, Sr., age 87 of 301Holly Street passed away on Wednesday (April 8, 2009) at First Health of the Carolinas in Pinehurst.
A funeral service will be conducted at the First Baptist Church of Carthage on Friday, April 10, 2009 at 2:00 PM with the Rev. J. Billy Graham officiating. Burial will follow at Cross Hill Cemetery.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Polly Love Presley; his son, Jim Presley. He retired as a supervisor for DOT after 38 years of service. He was a member of Carthage First Baptist Church for 65 years.
He is survived by his daughter, Linda Presley of Carthage; his loving companion, Foy Jean Wall of Carthage; a sister, Frances Jean Martin of Calera, Alabama; and a brother, Roger Presley of Winston-Salem.
The family will receive friends Thursday from 6:00-8:00 PM at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home and at other times at 702 Walnut Street in Carthage.
Memorials may be made to the Baptist Children's Home of NC, PO Box 338, in Thomasville, NC 27361-0338.
Online condolences may be made at: www.fryandprickett.com