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Herbert Ronald "Ron" Preston
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Obituary for Herbert Ronald "Ron" Preston

Herbert Ronald “Ron” Preston, 83, of Newton died Sunday, August 13, 2017 at his residence.

Graveside funeral services will be 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, August 16 at Mt. Carmel Baptist Church Cemetery, 1253 Coon Pond Road, Newton, GA 39870. Rev. Robert Lewis will officiate.

Born August 12, 1934 in Baker County, he was the son of the late Thomas David Preston and Vataulia Lastinger Preston. He served in the U.S. Army. Mr. Preston worked as a radar specialist with the Department of Defense. He was of the Baptist faith and attended Mt. Carmel Baptist Church. Mr. Preston was preceded in death by a daughter, Natalie Hope Preston and brother, David Preston.

Survivors include his wife, Barbara Wills Preston of Newton; two daughters, Tracey K. Preston Simpson (Lewis) of Manning, SC and Rhonda Preston Tucker (Todd) of Crawfordville, FL; a sister, Deanna Paisley of Newton; grandchildren, Jason Thomas Johnson of Dallas, TX and Matthew J. Tucker of Live Oak, FL; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Mt. Carmel Baptist Church, P.O. Box 392, Newton, Ga. 39870.

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Newton, Ga 39870

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