Harvey Preston, Sr., age 81 of Pleasureville died December 8, 2021 at his home. He was born on July 25, 1940 to the late Bruce Preston and Mae Masterson Preston. He was a farmer, worked in construction and was a mechanic. He attended Crossroads Lighthouse Church in Eminence.
Harvey is survived by two sons: Greg Preston (Sally) of Pleasureville and Carl Preston (Marion) of Pendleton; two daughters: Becky Long (Wayne) of Smithfield and Libby Raisor of Pleasureville; two brothers: Johnny Preston (Betty) of Pleasureville and Jesse Preston (Doris) of Bethlehem; three sisters: Virginia Adler of Shelbyville, Margaret Moberly of Pleasureville and Mary Donoldan of Eminence; and several grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife: Mary Preston; two sons: Dale Preston and Harvey Preston Jr.; three brothers: Buck Preston, Raymond Preston and Carl Preston Jr.; five sisters: Louise Gardner, Lois Chilton, Bonnie Kidwell, Katherine Brooks and Frances Grigsby; one granddaughter: Paulina Raisor and one great-granddaughter: Miracle Brooks.
Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Monday, December 13, 2021 at Sholar Funeral Home of Pleasureville. Bro. Paul Harvey and Bro. Nathan Shaw and will officiate. Burial will be in Point Pleasant Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday, December 12, 2021 from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. and 10 a.m. until time of the service on Monday.
Honorary pallbearers will be Jason Preston, Michael Long, Travis Preston, Nathaniel Long, Brent Raisor and Gregory Preston. Active pallbearers will be Brandon Preston, Raymond Preston, Joseph Raisor, Dylan Preston, Jeremiah Long, Benjamin Long and Matthew Long.
Online condolences can be made at sholarfuneralhome.com.