Myrtle Marie Gullett Preston

  • Born: May 5, 1932
  • Died: April 1, 2015
  • Location: Chillicothe, Ohio

Salyersville Funeral Home

694 Parkway Drive
PO Box 669
Salyersville, KY 41465

Tel. (606) 349-1282

Tribute & Message From The Family

Myrtle Marie Gullett Preston, age 82, a resident of Lick Run Road in Chillicothe, Ohio; passed away Wednesday, April 1, 2015 at Heartland of Chillicothe in Chillicothe, Ohio after a lengthy illness.

Mrs. Preston was born May 5, 1932 in Salyersville, Kentucky the daughter of the late Amos and Lorie Wheeler Gullett. Also, proceeding in death is brother, Walter Gullett; and sisters, Berthie Blanton, Nola Montgomery.

Mrs. Preston and her husband are members of the Stenson United Baptist Church in Salyersville, Kentucky. She was a member of the United Baptist Faith for sixty-seven years. She was an employee at the local nursing home until her retirement.

Those left to mourn includes her husband of sixty-two years, Millard Preston Jr. of Chillicothe, Ohio; sons, Curtis Lee Preston and wife Darlene of Pikeville, Kentucky, Darrell E. Preston of Harlan, Kentucky; daughter, Rhonda Lynn Murray and husband Tony of Chillicothe, Ohio; brother, Archie Gullett of Dayton, Ohio; seven grandchildren, fourteen great grandchildren. and a host of family and friends.

Funeral services for Myrtle Marie Gullett Preston will be conducted Saturday, April 4, 2015 at 1:00 PM from the chapel of the Salyersville Funeral Home in Salyersville, Kentucky. Clergy Joe Carroll will deliver comforting words on the day of service. Internment will follow the service in the Brown Cemetery on Lacy in Salyersville, Kentucky. The family will welcome friends Friday, April 3, after 5:00 PM and anytime prior to the funeral service.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Salyersville Funeral Home in Salyersville, Kentucky.


Condolence & Memory Journal


To all the family, We are so sorry for your loss. Cherish all the memories you have. She is now in the hands of God and watching over you all.

Posted by Wayne & Karla Jayne - friend of family   April 02, 2015


Rhonda, i'm sorry to hear of your mom's passing. She was a great lady. You all will be in my thoughts and prayers.

Kathy Cooprider (Sherman Tackett's daughter)

Posted by Kathy Tackett Cooprider - Sullivan, IN - family friend   April 02, 2015

Loved her she will will be missed. Will never forget her " oh honey I love you". Prayers to her family

Posted by Heather Slone Bryant - Chillicothe, OH - Lifelong family friend   April 02, 2015