MARSHALL B. PREAST
Marshall Bruce Preast, 62, of Summersville, WV
passed away on Saturday, April 11, 2020 at his home.
Born February 25, 1958 at Summersville, he was a son of
Eva Hypes Preast of Summersville and the late Ernest
He was a Dozer operator at Contura Energy.
Surviving besides his mother are his wife, Helen
Samples Preast; children, Cassandra (Ritchie) Cottle of
Lookout; stepchildren, Kami Jones and her companion
Gary Bartley of Elkview, David (Jennifer) Jones of Clay;
and Ira (Annette) Jones of Elkview; sisters, Marcia (Eddie)
Kiser of Summersville, Nellie Baughman and companion,
Bill Mann of Summersville, Becky (Paige) Pierson of
Jacksonville, NC, and Pam (Mitchell) Workman of Mt.
Nebo; grandchildren, Clara and Callie Cottle, Bailee and
Braelyn Weese, Hunter and McKenzie Bartley, Makayla
and Matthew Jones, Gauge Jones, Weston, Riley, and
Kylie Baldwin; nieces and nephews, Tonya Price of
Morganton, NC, Tari Workman of MS, Eric Workman of
Lewisburg, Timothey Hanshaw of Canvas, Joseph Allman
and Cameron Allman, both of Summersville, Farley
Price, III of Asheville, NC, Isiah Brooks, Ava Workman,
and Acen Workman all of Lewisburg.
Private graveside services will be held on Thursday,
April 16, 2020 in the Preast Family Cemetery at
Summersville with Pastor Paul Gray officiating. Interment
will follow under the direction of the White Funeral Home
There will be no visitation.
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