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Vola Mae Bailey Bennett, 80, Columbia, KY (1939-2020)

Vola Mae Bailey Bragg Bennett of Columbia passed away on Friday, July 31, 2020 at 3:35 A.M. at Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville. She was 80 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 2pmCT on Sunday, August 2, 2020, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Rocky Morrison officiating. Burial will follow in Moore Cemetery.

Visitation is requested after 5pmCT on Saturday.

All attendees to visitation and/or funeral are required to wear a facial covering.

She was born October 7, 1939, in Metcalfe County, to the late Luther Delphus "Plum" and Sallie Gertrude Dickson Bragg, the widow of Stanley Bailey, a member of Big Creek Missionary Baptist Church and retired from Carhartt. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Earl Bragg and one sister and brother-in-law, Dottie & Gary Coffey.

Survivors include:
  • One daughter - Amanda (C.J.) Hadley of Columbia
  • One step-daughter - Sherry (Allen) Remour of Bowling Green
  • One sister - Lois Wilson of Columbia
  • One sister-in-law - Ruby Bragg of Park City
  • Two grandchildren - Kylie Bailey and Kaden Hadley
  • Two step-grandchildren - Becky & Dana Remour
  • Several other relatives & friends
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Vola Mae Bailey Bennett, 80, Columbia, KY (1939-2020)

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