FLEMINGSBURG -- Nellie Lee Kirby Preston, 85, of Flemingsburg, passed away Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017, at Meadowview Regional Medical Center.

She was the widow of Frank Preston Sr.

Born Oct. 8, 1932, in Livingston, she was the daughter of the late Jerry and Mollie Lamb Kirby.

Nellie is survived by her children; and Charlotte Pierce and husband, Philip of Millington, Tenn. Frank Preston Jr. and wife, Leighanne of Lenoxburg, Carol Canady of Sparks, Nev., Robert Preston of Hillsboro, Jerry Preston of Ewing, James Preston of Lexington, Barbara Dotson and husband, Tommy of Versailles and David Preston and wife, Paula of Okinawa, Japan; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She is also survived by special friend, Mabel Hamilton.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Alice Preston; her granddaughter, Julie Pierce Preston; her twin brother, Milton “Buster” Kirby; her brother, Floyd Kirby; her sister, Leona Sullender; and several other brothers and sisters.

Services will be noon, Saturday, Dec. 2 at Boone-Nickell Funeral Home.

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Burial will follow in Green Mound Cemetery in New Richmond, Ohio.

Visitation will be 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are suggested to First Church of God at 710 Elizaville Avenue, Flemingsburg, KY 41041.

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