Nancy Ann Neal Preston, 82, of Bristol, VA, passed away peacefully on May 6, 2016.
She was a longtime employee of Virginia Intermont College in the business office and a member of First Presbyterian Church of Bristol, TN.
Mrs. Preston was the daughter of the late H. M. "Hack" and Ruth Graves Neal of Montcalm, WW. Also preceding her in death was her brother, Starling Buster H. Neal (Beulah), and sister, Etta Lee Neal Plummer.
She is survived by her sister, Mrs. Evelyn Dye of Crossville, TN; her companion and former husband, Henry Donald Preston of Bristol; nephew, Dr. Robert Plummer (Carol), Johnson City; niece, Mrs. Jackie Neal Zieger (Dr. Bill), Cary, NC; nephews, Mike Neal, Crossville, and Dennis Neal (Ann), Franklin, OH. She also leaves best friend, Nancy Brown, and colleagues of her VI days.
Special thanks to the staff of In Home Services, Wellmont Hospice and Dr. David Astin for their care.
The funeral service will conducted at 1 p.m., Saturday, May 14, 2016, in Akard Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. David Welch officiating. The family will receive friends from noon to 1 p.m. Saturday prior to the service. A private burial will be scheduled later at Roselawn Cemetery in Princeton, WV.
In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts to First Presbyterian Church, 701 Florida Ave., Bristol, TN 37620.
Akard Funeral Home, (423) 989-4800, is serving the Preston family.
Condolences and memories may be left for the family at akardfuneralhome.com.
Published on  May 9, 2016