Billy Gene Preston, age 63, of Tomahawk, KY went to his heavenly home on October 6, 2021, while surrounded by his loving family. Billy was born July 15, 1958 in Johnson County, KY to the late Richard Dencil and Patricia Harlene Keen Preston. Billy worked in the coalfields and the Martin County Board of Education as a bus driver for many years until he became disabled. Billy loved to hunt and fish, and was the happiest when he was spending time with his grandchildren. He is survived by his loving wife, Lisa Preston of Tomahawk, KY, one daughter, Shannon (Chad) Preston, one son, Billy Justin (Della) Preston, one sister, Connie Preston Mills, and one brother, Gary Preston. He is also survived by four grandchildren, Jeremy Fannin, Noah (Pheo) Fannin, Morgan Fannin, and Raylan Preston. His grandchildren were his pride and joy. Friends may visit at the funeral home on Friday, October 8, 2021 from 5 PM to 9 PM. Arrangements are under the direction of Crum Funeral Home of Inez, KY.