Cumberland Times-News


July 24, 2013


BARTON — Anna Mae Preston, 91, of Potomac Hollow Road, Barton, died Tuesday, July 23, 2013, at the Heartland of Keyser Nursing Home, Keyser, W.Va.

Born on Sept. 8, 1921, at Lonaconing, she was a daughter of the late David Franklin and Alice Mae (Ross) Coleman. Twice married, she was preceded in death by both husbands, George Ona Cook in 1967 and Allen Leroy Preston in 2000; an infant daughter; a brother, James Coleman and three sisters, Marion and Linda Coleman and Elisa Dye.

Mrs. Preston was a homemaker and was a member of the Westernport Church of God.

Surviving are two sons, James H. Cook and wife Sue, of Rawlings and Robert G. Cook, of Achworth, Ga.; one daughter, Mary A. Kesner of Keyser; one brother, Richard Coleman and wife Clara, of Keyser; two sisters, Pearl Bobo, of Rawlings and Laura Dennison, of Keyser; four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Friends may call at the Smith Funeral Home, Keyser Chapel, on Friday, July 26, 2013, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.

Funeral services will be conducted in the Smith Funeral Home, Keyser Chapel, on Saturday, July 27, 2013, at 11 a.m. with the Rev. C. Waco Biser officiating.

Interment will be in the Restlawn Memorial Gardens, LaVale.

Condolences and personal reflections to the family may be left after Mrs. Preston's obituary at

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