Flora Ellen Pressley McJunkin, 95 of Hendersonville, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 23, 2014 at The Elizabeth House. Born in April 22, 1919 in Six Mile, SC a daughter of the late Columbus and Margaret Pressley she attended Tamassee DAR School until she was needed to care for her sick mother.
She met and married Folger Earl McJunkin and they were together for 68 years, until his passing May 2, 2006. She was also preceded in death by two daughters Melba McDowell and Linda Justus. She was one of seven siblings, all of whom preceded her in death.
Flora leaves behind a son, Kenneth Earl McJunkin; a daughter Judy McJunkin Townsend and husband Frank; son-in-law Robert Justus; four grandchildren, Joe Townsend, Tammy McDowell, Angela Justus, and Erin Philips; great-grandchildren Grace Townsend, Kristen Strain, Brandon Calloway and Erika Morton; one great-great grandson J.B. ìPunkyî Calloway; and beloved family friend James Jones.
A cryptside service will be held at 2:00pm on Wednesday in the Mausoleum of Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the service in the funeral home.