Preston Eugene Cleve- land, 83, passed away May 15, 2020 at home in Granbury, Texas.
Mr Cleveland donated his body to UT Southwestern in Dallas for research. A celebration of his life will be held at a later date.
Mr. Cleveland was born March 29, 1937 in Amistad, NM to E.A. Cleveland and Imogene Chandler Cleveland.
He graduated from Dumas High School, Texas Tech University, and Western Colorado.
He spent his adult life in public education; teaching, coaching, and administration.
In retirement, he spent his time handicapping horse races and playing golf with his many friends at Granbury Country Club.
He is survived by his sis- ter Judy Rice and her husband Ed, his wife of 35 years, Carrietta Biggs Cleveland. Five children; Gene and wife Debbie, Brent and wife Deborah, Brian and wife Paige, Del- ton and wife Donna, Denise and husband Scott Casey. He had 8 grandchildren, whom he loved dearly, and 4 great grandchildren.