Leslie Curtis "L.C." Pressley, 69, of 133 Crimson Leaf Lane, passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 21, 2018,
at St. Francis Hospital. Born in Greenville, he was a son of the late William Curtis and Katherine Lesley Pressley.
He graduated from Liberty High School and later received two Associate Degrees from Tri-County Technical College. He later retired from Delta Woodside Mills where he was an industrial engineer and manager.
L.C. was a United States Army veteran of the Vietnam War, where he served with the 1st Platoon Company A 3rd Battalion/1st infantry Regiment 11th Brigade Americal Division, January 1969-January1970. He was Lieutenant John Baxters Radio Telephone Operator (RTO) until July 1969 and then served in the battalion communications section.
Surviving are a daughter, Rhonda Segars of Pickens; two sons, Blake Pressley of Seneca, and Mitch Pressley of Liberty; a sister, Darlene Fowler of Liberty; a special friend and companion, Brenda Cartee of Liberty; also surviving are 7 grandchildren, Cy Rampey, Colby Pressley, Cal Rampey, Haleigh Pressley, Dillon Pressley, Brent Segars, and Carlie Pressley.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Billy Pressley.
The family will celebrate and honor his life by hosting a visitation Friday evening, July 27, 2018, from 6:00 until 8:00 PM at the Liberty Mortuary.