Edd Preston of Louisa, Ky.

Edd Preston, 86, of Louisa, Ky. passed away Tuesday, July 12,2011 at his home. He was born Feb. 1, 1925, at Georges Creek, Ky. he was the son ofthe late Walter and Dove Preston. He was preceeded in death by his wife Josephine Arrington Preston, one sister, Jewell Dean Preston, two brothers; Paul D. Preston and Walter Preston. Edd was Funeral Director and Embalmer and owner of Young Funeral Home Inc. for 40 years. He also was a member of the State Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers for 24 years and was also past president of the State Board of Funeral Directors and Embalmers. He was veteran of the U.S. Navy in WW II. He is survived by one son George E. Preston of Louisa, Ky. one sister; Frances Cunningham of South Charleston, W.Va. one brother in law Dr. Walter Lee & wife Judith Arrington of Louisa, Ky. One sister in law Kay Preston of South Charleston, W.Va., several nieces and nephews. Funeral was at 2 p.m.. Friday at Young Funeral Home Chapel. With burial following Greenlawn Cemetery Louisa.