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W. Preston Black

June 12, 1942 — January 24, 2021

Willis Preston Black, 78, of Anderson, SC, passed away Sunday, January 24, 2021 at the Rainey Hospice House in Anderson.

Preston was born in Anderson County a son of the late John Lois and Ruth Christine Holcombe Black. He was a graduate of Pendleton High School and was a retired textile plant manager. He was a longtime member of Corinth #2 Baptist Church and he loved to play golf and followed Clemson sports.

Surviving are two daughters, Beverly Stovall of Central and Jessie Sims of Shelby, NC; grandchildren, Seath, Nia, Naomi and Tori; great grandchildren, Zhane and Edie; brothers, Edward Black (Carolyn) of Anderson and J. L. Black (Judy) of Pendleton; and sister, Mary Buchanan of Anderson.

In addition to his parents, Preston was predeceased by a sister, Juanita Dellinger; nephew, Ricky Kelley; and niece, Sharon Pruitt.

There are no services planned at this time.

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