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Obituary: Joseph Lynn Holtzclaw, 54, Adair Co., KY

He was a member of a respected Adair County family and was a construction worker by trade.

Joseph Lynn Holtzclaw, 54, Columbia, KY, died Saturday, May 29, 2010, at 12:15amCT, at his home after an illness.

The funeral service will be at 2pmCT, Monday, May 31, 2010, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY, with Rev. Troy Elmore and Rev. Curt Lee officiating. Visitation will be after 12 noon, Monday, May 31, 2010, at the funeral home.

Joseph Lynn Holtzclaw, Adair Co., KY (1955-2010)

He was the son of late Ernest and Evelyn Holtzclaw of Florida. He was born Thursday, October 13, 1955, and died Saturday, May 29, 2010, in Columbia, Adair Co., KY, at the age of 54 years, 7 months, and 16 days.

He was a construction worker.

He is survived by his wife, Rebecca Books Holtzclaw, Columbia, KY, and the following:
  • One son: Adam Holtzclaw, Columbia, KY

  • Two daughters: Virginia Holtzclaw and Cassandra Kessinger, both of Columbia, KY

  • Two brothers: Robert Holtzclaw, Columbia, KY, and Ray Holtzclaw, Michigan

  • One sister: Tiffany Burress, Campbellsville, KY

  • Two grandchildren: Summer Holtzclaw and Lita Peacock.
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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