Kenneth L. Pressley (1937-2017) - Class Of 1956
CPO Kenneth L. Pressley, age 80, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Wednesday, September 27, 2017. He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Sara Brown Pressley; his daughters, Kelly Gilliland and her husband Bruce, Elizabeth Pressley, Kimberly Parmer, Stacy Royal and her husband Chad, Stephanie McClelland and her husband Eddie; his grandchildren, Haleigh Parmer, Hollie Idec and her husband Justin, Benjamin Gilliland, Daniel Gilliland, Kenzie McClelland, Harry McClelland; and one great-grandchild, Pressley Idec. His brothers, William Pressley (Mary Lou) and Donald Pressley (Kathy); numerous nieces and nephews.
Kenneth was born and raised in Montgomery, the son of Grady L. and Annie Sue Pressley. He joined the Navy in 1957 and retired after 20 years of service. After moving back to Montgomery, he was a long time sales person with Capitol Chevrolet.
His second love was his church, Eastmont Baptist where he faithfully served as a deacon and on numerous committees.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, October 1st from 1:00 to 2:30 pm at Eastmont Baptist Church, funeral services to begin at 2:30 pm. Interment to follow services at Alabama Heritage Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to:
Eastmont Baptist Church
In Memory of Kenneth L Pressley
Alabama Heritage Funeral Home directing.
Published in the Montgomery Advertiser on September 30, 2017.