Printed from:

Welcome to Columbia Magazine  

Henry Franklin Holley, 79, Burkesville, KY (1942-2021)

Henry Franklin Holley of Burkesville passed away on Sunday, January 24, 2021 at Cumberland County Hospital. He was 79 years old.

A visitation will be held on Tuesday, January 26, 2021 from 3pmCT until 7pmCT at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY.

Visitation will be on Thursday, January 28, 2021 from 3pmET until 7pmET at Jewell-Rittman Funeral Home, 3855 25th Street, Columbus, IN, with the funeral service to be held on Friday, January 29, 2021 at 10:30amET at Jewell-Rittman Funeral Home with burial in Garland Brook Cemetery in Columbus, IN.

Henry was born on January 17, 1942 in the Hiseville Community of Barren County, KY to the late Frank and Dee Bragg Holley. He was united in marriage to his wife Bonnie Streeval Holley on June 10, 1960 in Columbus, IN. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his daughter, Tina Holley.

He was a retired employee of Rockwell Automation after 35 years of service, a member of Liberty United Methodist Church, a board member of the Cumberland County Conservation District, Cumberland County Farmers Market, Cumberland Cruisers, and the Lake Cumberland Antique Car Club. He was the owner of B & H Cleaning Service, an avid outdoorsman who loved fishing, hunting, and classic trucks.

Survivors include:
  • His wife- Bonnie Holley of Burkesville, KY
  • Two Daughters- Teresa Holley Schmitz of Columbia, KY and Stefanie (Kent) McClain of Burkesville, KY
  • One Son- Michael (Priscilla) Holley of Burkesville, KY
  • Two Brothers- Gary (Irene) Holley and Larry (Deana) Holley of Columbus, IN
  • Nine Grandchildren- Nathalie (Matt) Chilton, Tiger (Carly) Baldwin, Sarah (Tom) Ross, Travis (Brooke) Mouser, Samanatha Holley, Elijah Holley, Jacob (Kelsie) McClain, Hannah McClain, and Jackson McClain
  • Two Step Granddaughters- Carrie Schmitz and Amanda (Geo) Lowe
  • Ten Great Grandchildren- Molly Roberts, Ryleigh Ross, Joseph Ross, Lucy Ross, Winsten Chilton, Evelyn Holley, Avery Finley, Lincoln Mouser, Brielle Mouser, Reagan Mouser
  • Four Step Great Grandchildren- Taylor Schmitz, Ester Schmitz, Addy Lowe, and Alex Lowe
  • Special Friend- Beatrice Davidson
  • A host of other relatives and friends
Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

This story was posted on 2021-01-26 09:13:39
Printable: this page is now automatically formatted for printing.
Have comments or corrections for this story? Use our contact form and let us know.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home
Located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia, KY.
To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone (270)-384-2149, or e-mail:
Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

G & G Monuments
Todd and Mandi Green and Jared Conover
1670 Liberty Road, Columbia, KY. email:, 270-634-0359
First Quality Marble and Granite

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Established 1922 | 210 Greensburg St., Columbia, KY 42728 | Jeff Jessie, Owner
270-384-2145,, email

Henry Franklin Holley, 79, Burkesville, KY (1942-2021)

2021-01-26 - Burkesville, KY - Photo courtesy Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home.
Read More... | Comments? | Click here to share, print, or bookmark this photo.


Quick Links to Popular Features

Looking for a story or picture?
Try our Photo Archive or our Stories Archive for all the information that's appeared on


Contact us: Columbia Magazine and are published by Linda Waggener and Pen Waggener, PO Box 906, Columbia, KY 42728.
Phone: 270.403.0017

Please use our contact page, or send questions about technical issues with this site to All logos and trademarks used on this site are property of their respective owners. All comments remain the property and responsibility of their posters, all articles and photos remain the property of their creators, and all the rest is copyright 1995-Present by Columbia Magazine. Privacy policy: use of this site requires no sharing of information. Voluntarily shared information may be published and made available to the public on this site and/or stored electronically. Anonymous submissions will be subject to additional verification. Cookies are not required to use our site. However, if you have cookies enabled in your web browser, some of our advertisers may use cookies for interest-based advertising across multiple domains. For more information about third-party advertising, visit the NAI web privacy site.