12/2/18 — Bobbie Faye Pressley

Funeral services for Mrs. Bobbie Faye Pressley, age 87, of Manchester, TN, will be conducted at 2:00 PM on Sunday, December 2, 2018 at Manchester Funeral Home with Bro. Ray Cathey officiating. Burial will follow in Concord Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be from 1:00 PM until time of service at the funeral home. Mrs. Pressley passed away on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at Select Medical in Nashville, TN.

Bobbie was born in Athens, TN, the daughter of the late Creed Lawrence Davis and Evelyn Eva Dye Davis. She was a homemaker and a member of Christian Friendship Church, where she enjoyed gospel music and her strong faith. Bobbie loved playing games and cooking for her family, especially for the holidays. She loved being with her family, who meant the world to her. Bobbie was so generous and always wanted to make sure people had what they needed.

In addition to her parents, Bobbie was also preceded in death by her husband, James Edward Pressley; one daughter, Janice Marlene Castillo; and one brother, Granville Davis. She is survived by six sons, Charles (Diane) Pressley, Lawrence “Larry” (Daphne) Pressley, James “Marlen” (Yvonne) Pressley, Michael (Patricia) Pressley, Robert (Sandra) Pressley; and Mitchell (Sherry) Pressley; two daughters, Edna (Roy) Smith and Darlene (Mike) Petschauer; 38 grandchildren; 47 great grandchildren; and 2 great, great grandchildren; and special friends, Ray and Vickie Cathey, and Robert and Vickie McCart.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations of shoes, jackets, etc. to the Family Resource Center, because she loved children.