Last updated 9/1/2021 at 6:18pm
Helen Pressley, 89, of Brevard, the beloved spitfire and avid storyteller, went hand in hand with death to be reunited with those waiting for her on the other side Tuesday morning, Aug. 31, 2021.
She was born in Transylvania County to the late Vess and Louise Galloway. In addition to her parents, her husband; daughter, Lynn Pressley; and all but one of her siblings, predeceased her.
She spent much of her younger years in Rabun County, Georgia, until she made her way back to the western North Carolina mountains, by way of a covered wagon. She was the oldest of nine children. Being the...