Surrounded by family, Betty Sue Stiles Preston died peacefully at home in Lake Tansi, Crossville on July 24.A Warren County native born Dec. 31, 1934, she was the sixth of eight children born to Hollie B. and Maggie Ulla Spain Stiles, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by seven halfbrothers and sisters, the children of her father’s first wife, Maggie Thompson Stiles; full sisters and brothers-in-law, Ella Mae and Harold Moore and Mildred and Carl Duke; brothers, H.B. Stiles, Jr. and Fred Thomas Stiles; and daughter, Susan Lynn Woodlee Johnson. She is survived by her husband of 40 years, Harry Preston; children Dusty (Kim) Woodlee of Orlando, Fla., Cindy (Mark) Huth of Chattanooga; and great-grandson, Brock Aviles of Orlando, Fla.; step-daughters, Debbie (Ernie) Frankenburg, Cynthia Preston, and Gerlinde (Collier) Rogers, all of McMinnville; grandson, Michael (Talitha) Oettinger; and great-grandchildren, Lucy and Berean Oettinger of Murfreesboro.
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