Eula Mae Pressley
A Precious Mother
Waynesville – Eula Mae Pressley passed away on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 after a brief illness. A native of Haywood County, she was born on July 26, 1931 to the late C. L. and the late Emma Medford Shytle. Eula Mae was a 1949 graduate of Bethel High School and retired from Dayco Southern with 25 years of dedicated service. She was a member of East Waynesville Baptist Church. Preceding her in death were five brothers, two sisters and her husband, Earl Pressley. Surviving are her blessings, Joy and Ralph and Joy’s husband, David Newton and Ralph’s wife, Diane Pressley; her caregiver and best friend, Mary Fairchild and also a special friend, Phyllis Ammons. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, July 30, 2015 in the chapel of Crawford / Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Canton. Pastor Bryan Myers will be officiating. Burial will be in Bethel Community Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Haywood County Schools Foundation, Lunch Assistance Program, 1230 North Main Street, Waynesville, NC 28786. Crawford / Ray Funeral Home and Cremation Service is honored to be caring for the Pressley family.