Gola Presley

Gola Presley (Hale)

Tuesday, March 24th, 1931 - Saturday, August 31st, 2019
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Vansant, VA- Gola Hale Presley, age 88 of Hurricane Creek, passed away Saturday, August 31, 2019 at Buchanan General Hospital in Grundy, VA. Born in Buchanan County, she was a daughter of the late Marion and Maudie Lockhart Hale. She was a Council High School graduate. She worked at Honaker Mills and was an Avon lady for many years. She was of the Primitive Baptist faith. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Howell, a son, Emil Presley, brothers, Eulis, Clyde, Herb and Pete and sisters, Lee Ora and Artie. Gola was the last surviving member of her family.
Survivors include a daughter, Justina (Freddie) Fuller, a granddaughter, Lana Reed, a grandson, Freddie (Paula) Fuller Jr., great-grandchildren, Hannah, Lucy, Lacey, Luca, Gabe and Raegan, special person, Lora Gilbert, her daughter, Cassandra and husband Bill and their children, Payton, Katelynn and Kamdon, special caregivers, Marie Adolph and Angie and Olivia Presley and special thanks to aide, Donna Breeding and employees of Home Nursing in Lebanon, VA.
Funeral services will be conducted at 7:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at Haysi Funeral Home with Elders Garnell Gilbert and Jim Duty officiating. The family will receive friends after 6:00 p.m. on Tuesday prior to funeral services. Graveside services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday at Presley Cemetery, Vansant, VA. Pallbearers will be Freddie Fuller Jr.,Roger, J.C. and Brian Hale, Mike Newton, Shawn Deel, Cliff Presley and Stevie Owens. Honorary pallbearers will be Wayne Hale, Matawaska Presley and J.G. Patel. Online condolences may be sent to www.haysifuneral.com Haysi Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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Service Details

  • Service

    Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019 | 7:00pm
    Tuesday, September 3rd, 2019 7:00pm
    Haysi Funeral Home
    24682 Dickenson Highway
    HAYSI, VA 24256
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    Garnell Gilbert
    Jim Duty
  • Interment

    Presley Cemetery Vansant, VA
    Hurricane Road
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    Graveside services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, September 4, 2019.


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Ronald L. Counts

Posted at 10:42pm
Justina. So sorry to hear of Gola's passing. You took such good care of mother. From the time I used to visit your mom and dad I have been left with a lot of good memories. May the Lord of all mercy bless and keep you.

Pauline O'Quinn

Posted at 09:56pm
Prayers for all of this sweet lady's family we are so sorry for your loss. Love and Prayers Gary and Pauline O'Quinn.

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