Preston Earl Killcrease, a resident of Denham Springs, passed away at his home early, Saturday, May 11, 2019, at the age of 68. He was General Manager of Ward II Water District and retired after 41 years of service. Visitation will be held at Seale Funeral Home, Denham Springs on Tuesday, May 14, 2019, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. Visitation will resume on Wednesday at 1 p.m. Brother J.W. Howell will conduct funeral services at 3:30 p.m. Burial will follow in Evergreen Memorial Park. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Cookie Killcrease; daughter, Tasha Killcrease and fiancé Mark Burgess; grandson, Payton Killcrease; mother, Effie Killcrease; four sisters, Elva Dee Gatlin and husband Walley, Wanda JoAnn Garrett and husband Troy, Marie Boone, and Susan Harville and husband Kim; numerous unofficial grandchildren and his nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father, Robert Lee Killcrease; daughter, Leona Killcrease; four brothers; Samuel, James, Robert, and Larry Killcrease. Pallbearers will be Payton Killcrease, Seth Blevins, Jalen Hills, Jeremy Hills, Triston Fontenot, and Mark Burgess. Kamron Tamplet will serve as honorary pallbearer. He enjoyed raising rabbits with his friend and former boss, Hollis Curter, and riding his lawnmower. He will be missed by all of his friends and family. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to, “In Memory of Jacobi Scott,” GoFundMe to help his family cover his funeral expenses. Please sign the online guestbook at

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