Ms. Nancy Jo Presley, age 72, of Lindale, GA, passed away on Tuesday, May 31, 2022, at her residence.
Ms. Presley was born in Cedartown, GA, on April 21, 1950, daughter of the late Joseph H. Odom and the late Edna Irene Goodwin Odom. She was also preceded in death by 2 brothers, Andrew James “A. J.” Odom and Kirby Odom, and by 3 sisters, Frances Lindsey, Lois Lindsey and Pearl Carter. Ms. Presley was a 1969 graduate of East Rome High School. She worked for many years as a cloth grader at Lindale Manufacturing Inc. as well as working as a custodian at Pepperell High School for 10 years before her retirement. Ms. Presley loved her family and her calling in life was to do any and everything she could for them. She was a member of Roman Road Church.
Survivors include her 2 sons, Scottie Presley (Paige), Lindale, and Shane Presley (Jessi), Rome; 5 grandchildren, Gage Presley (Destiny Gresham), Autumn Presley (Chad Holtzclaw), Anna Presley (Cody Smith), Jules Presley and Emma McFry; 4 great-grandchildren, Tinsley Brooke Smith, Arizona Jade Smith, Presley JoAnn Holtzclaw and Eastyn Bragg; her sister, Helen Cook; brother-in-law, Claude Carter; her very special friend, Holly Montgomery; numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 1pm on Friday, June 3, 2022, in the Chapel at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel with the Rev. Larry Wilkins and the Rev. Barry Snapp officiating, and with her son, Scottie Presley delivering the eulogy. Interment will follow in Rome Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 5pm until 7pm on Thursday at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel.
Pallbearers are to assemble by 12:30pm on Friday at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, and include: Shane Presley, Gage Presley, Chad Holtzclaw and Cody Smith.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to either The Sweet Cocoon, Inc., P. O. Box 135, Silver Creek, GA 30173, or to the Cancer Navigators of Rome, 3 Central Plaza # 415, Rome, GA 30161.
Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, has charge of funeral arrangements.