Olivia L. Pressley, 101, of Albemarle, NC, passed away Friday February 16, 2018 at the home of her son. Her funeral service will be 2 PM Monday February 19, 2018 in the Stanly Funeral & Cremation Care Chapel with Rev. Thomas Andrufski officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 12:30 PM until 1:30 PM at Stanly Funeral & Cremation Care prior to the hour of the service.
Mrs. Pressley was born March 15, 1916 in Stanly County, NC and was the daughter of the late William Deberry Lowder and Florence Holt Lowder. She was a retired employee of Hardee’s as Lead Cashier. Olivia was a member of Hill Street Church of God. She was a very simple person that loved everyone she met and loved the Lord that gave her abundant life.
Olivia was preceded in death by her husband Martin Brown Pressley in 1959. Survivors include two sons Larry Brown Pressley of Albemarle, NC and Jerry Keith Pressley and wife Pearlene of Albemarle, NC, five grandchildren Ken Pressley, Tera Bevins, Kevin Pressley, Tammy Sanders and Lynn English, seven great-children and three great-great-grandchildren.
Memorials may be given to Hill Street Church of God, 632 Hill Street, Albemarle, NC 28001.