Gilliam-Preston, Aileta J

Aileta June Gilliam Preston, 86, of Kenova, W.Va. passed away Thursday, November 26, 2020 at St. Mary’s Medical Center. Graveside services will be conducted 1:00 P.M. Monday, November 30, 2020 at Spring Valley Memory Gardens with her brother-in-law Arvil Maynard officiating. June was born March 7, 1934 in Dunlow, W.Va. a daughter of the late Andrew J. and Bessie I. Thompson Gilliam. She was a member of the Spring Valley Church of Christ. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 62 years Robert Lee Preston; one daughter Becky Ranee Preston at birth; one brother and six sisters. She is survived by two daughters Pandora Watts and Raymona Preston; several grandchildren, Tammy Watts, Jamie (Betty) Watts, Wendy (Dan) Tackett and Tiffany (Nicholas) McFann; several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; one brother Alvie (Donna) Gilliam; three sisters Judy (Bob) Riggs, Joan (Arvil) Maynard, Justine Trogdon and several nieces, nephews and other family members. Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova is assisting the family. The family graciously request that no flowers be sent. Social distancing and mask are required. Online condolences may be expressed at