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Floyd B. Presnell, age 81, of Mountain City, Tennessee, formerly of Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania, passed away on Monday, December 22, 2014 at the Mountain City Care Center. He was born in Carter County, TN on February 27, 1933, to the late Benjamin Presnell and Lilly Stout Presnell.  In addition to his parents, Floyd was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Tipton Presnell; daughter Landy Lawless; sister, Frances Grooms and a special friend, Mae Phipps. 
Floyd worked for General Motors for a while before becoming a butcher for 40 years in Philadelphia, PA and Chester, PA. He was a United States Army Veteran.
He is survived by one daughter and son-in-law, Brenda Phillips and husband Mark of Linwood, PA; sons, Loyd Presnell of Oxford, PA and Boyd Presnell and wife Michelle of Kennett Square, PA; Six  grandchildren, Two great grandchildren, Special Friend Christie Groover of Abindgon, VA and his many friends who met with him at the local restaurants.
The family received friends from 1-2:30 p.m. Saturday, December 27, 2014 at the Mountain City Funeral Home with the funeral service following at 2:30 pm. with Spencer Roark and Daniel Jones officiating and with military honors following by V F W Post 6975.
The family also received friends at 1:00 p.m. Monday, December 29, 2014 at the Kuzo-Grieco Funeral Home of Kennett Square, PA.
Graveside service and interment followed at the Union Hill Cemetery, Kennett Square, PA with Pastor Robert Vannoy officiating.
Pallbearers were family and friends.
Memorial donations in Floyd’s memory may be made to the Mountain City Care Center Activity Fund, 919 Medical Park Dr., Mountain City, TN 37683.
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The family of Floyd B. Presnell has entrusted his services to Mountain City Funeral Home, 224 S. Church Street, Mountain City, TN 3