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Jonnie B. Presnell

• Jan 3, 2018 at 4:10 PM

JOHNSON CITY- Jonnie B. Presnell, 83, passed away on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at the Johnson City Medical Center following an extended illness.

She was a member of the Tri Cities Church of God and loved telling people about Jesus. Jonnie B. enjoyed collecting porcelain dolls, singing, and going to church. She loved spending time with her family and was a friend to everyone she met.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Mac (Speedy) Burnie Pruitt and Frankie Ann Pruitt; three brothers, Leon Pruitt, Bud Newport, and Rev. Bill Pruitt; two sisters, Thelma Malone and Barbara Blouse.

She is survived by her husband of 67 years, Billie John Presnell, children; Victoria Lunceford (Joe, Sr.), and Kerry Jackson (David); four brothers, Dr. B.J. Pruitt, M.B. Pruitt, Mack David Pruitt, and Wayne M. Pruitt; sister, Charlotte Hasson; grandchildren, Jo Lunceford, Sr., John and Matthew Lunceford, Misty and Tammy Bouton, and Monice Phillips; 13 great grandchildren, and 1 great great grandchild, several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 7:00 P.M. Friday at Appalachian Funeral Home. A celebration of life service will follow at 7:00 P.M. in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Richard Bawgus and Rev. Jason Bawgus officiating.

Graveside services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. Saturday at Washington County Memory Gardens. Everyone is asked to meet at the cemetery by 10:50 A.M. Pallbearers will be family and friends.

Condolences and memories can be shared by visiting www.appfh.net.

Appalachian Funeral Home and Cremation Services is serving the Presnell family.

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