Mildred Virginia Preston

November 1, 1925October 9, 2017

Mildred Virginia Johnson Preston, age 91, passed away October 9, 2017. Preceded in death by husband William Henry Preston Jr.; daughter Libra Louise Preston Parsell; son-in-law Jerry Wayne York; and parents John Hannibal and Mary Louise Blackman Johnson.

Survived by children William Henry Preston III; Virginia Preston York Stephens (Curtis), Jeffrey Hume Preston, John Wayne Preston; son-in-law Douglas Parsell; grandchildren Michelle York Barnett (Barry) and Brian Wayne York; great-grandchildren Dalton Barnett and Emily Barnett; brothers Douglas Hume Johnson, Charles Johnson (Katie), Willie Johnson (Betty); and sister-in-law Christine Johnson.

The family would like to express a special Thank You to Trevecca Center for Rehabilitation and Healing and Kindred Hospice.

Family will receive friends Friday from 10am-2pm with the funeral service at 2pm at Eastland Funeral Home.


  • Visitation Friday, October 13, 2017
  • Funeral Service Friday, October 13, 2017


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Tim Kernell

October 11, 2017

So very sorry I will not be able to be there, Friday, but please know that you all are in my thoughts and prayers. Mildred was a such a sweet spirit, and I know you all will missed terribly.

Mack Garvin

October 11, 2017

May God give you peace during this difficult time as He is the only one that can give complete peace. Cody our prayers are with you and you family. Mack and Bafbara