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Jeffery Allen Woolridge, 52, Columbia, KY (1968-2021)

Jeffery Allen Woolridge passed away on Saturday, February 27, 2021, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. He was 52 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 11amCT on Thursday, March 4, 2021 at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Rev. Donte Paul delivering the Eulogy and Rev. Rickey Shirley as Master of Ceremony. Burial will follow in the Anderson Cemetery in Green County.

A walk through visitation will be held from 9:30amCT until 10:45amCT on Thursday.

All attendees to the visitation and/or funeral are required to wear a facial covering and follow the Healthy At Work guidelines.

Jeffery Allen Woolridge was born March 11, 1968, in Green County, Kentucky, to the late Lily Mae Miller Woolridge. In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Harold (Pooh) Barnett and Robert Lee Woolridge.

At an early age, he professed his love for Jesus Christ and was a member of Mt. Vernon Baptist Church where he served as an Usher. He was employed the Columbia-Adair Utilities District starting in 1999 and retired as Field Supervisor in 2020.

Jeff leaves to cherish his memory his father, John White of Indianapolis, IN, one son, Jeffrey Jerome Woolridge of Columbia, KY, four grandchildren that he cherished, Kenzlee, Kyler, Kendall and Kenidi; Seven brothers and three sisters, Earl Barnett (Mary Jane) of Campbellsville, KY, James Barnett (Thresa) of Elizabethtown, KY, Donnie and Ronnie Woolridge of Columbia, KY, Larry Woolridge of Danville, KY, Joshua Woolridge of Missouri, Phillip Vaughn of Illinois, Etta Salter (Tim) of Cincinnati, OH, Rose Heath of Corona, CA, Tina Vaughn of Indianapolis, IN; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Casket Bearers: Stacey Groves, James Barnett, Larry Woolridge, Ronnie Woolridge, Donnie Woolridge, Tim Salter.

Honorary: Lenny Stone, Brad Burton, Marty Hawkins, Reggie Flowers, Cedrick Woolridge, Randolph Lewis, Adam Darnell, Terry Flatt, Daryl Flatt.

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Jeffery Allen Woolridge, 52, Columbia, KY (1968-2021)

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