Lorene Preston, age 91, died peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Corsicana, Texas to Sidney Albert and Geneva Vera (Singleton) Martin on September 13, 1926. Lorene is preceded in death by her parents, 9 brothers and sisters and her daughter Geneva Smith. Left to cherish her memory is daughter Linda Mathis; Daughter Brenda Hodge and husband Gerald; son Johnny Hutson; daughter Debra Matlock; 16 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren; 24 great great grandchildren along with numerous nieces, nephews and other extended family, leaving behind an amazing living legacy. A funeral service will be held 10:00 am, Monday, November 13, 2017 at Brown’s Memorial Funeral Home, 707 N. MacArthur Blvd. in Irving. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Sunday, November 12, 2017 between 2:00 and 4:00 pm. Memorials can be made to Children’s Cancer Fund at www.childrenscancerfund.com.