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Pauline Presson

September 13, 1938 — March 29, 2022

Mrs. Pauline Melton Presson, age 83, passed away Tuesday March 29, 2022. A native of Cleveland county, she was born September 13, 1938, daughter of the late James Paul and Donis Bridges Melton. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Charles Douglas Presson.
Mrs. Presson is survived by two daughters; Deborah Presson Messer (Jerry) of Gastonia, Diane Presson Ruppe (Bobby) of Shelby; five grandchildren, Brandon Ruppe (Pam), Matthew Ruppe (Kesha), Kyle Messer, Andrew Ruppe (Nicole), Kelly Messer and fiancé Trey McClanahan; five great grandchildren, Levi, Luke, Mason, Marshall, and Hattie Ruppe; two sisters, Rachel Pearson and Margaret McIntyre.
A graveside service will be held 1:00 pm Monday April 4, 2022 at Cleveland Memorial Park, officiated by Rev. Priscilla Walker. The family will greet friends after the service at the graveside.
Memorial donations can be made to Hospice of Cleveland County 951 Wendover Heights Drive, Shelby, NC 28152
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Monday, April 4, 2022

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