Pauline Preece, age 65, passed away on Wednesday, December 19, 2018, at Cornerstone Hospital in Huntington, WV. She was born December 11, 1953 in Louisa, KY to the late Robert W. Fletcher and Susie Blackburn Fletcher. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Phillip Estill Preece, her daughter, Susie Preece, three brothers: Virgil, Willis, Johnny and Tommy Fletcher, and three sisters: Alice Delong, Edith Jude, and Polly Elizabeth Jude. She is survived by three brothers: Elias Fletcher, Robert Cat Fletcher, James Fletcher, all of Lovely, KY and several stepchildren and step grandchildren. Funeral Services will be held on Saturday, December 22, 2018 at 11:00 AM in the chapel of Crum Funeral Home with David Stacy and Buddy Stacy officiating. Burial will follow in the Preece Family Cemetery, Pilgrim, KY. Friends may visit at the funeral home on Thursday and Friday from 4 to 9 PM. Arrangements are under the direction of Crum Funeral Home of Inez, KY.