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Linda Jane Paz Holley, 25, Adair County, KY (1992-2017)

This archive obituary is added on for the record, in her memory.
Linda Paz Holley is remembered in comments as a "Light hearted, loving mother, very beautiful and kind hearted." She leaves five young children and a host of other family and friends to mourn her passing. She enjoyed spending time with her children as they were her pride and joy. Information from her original obituary record is reprinted here with permission of Southern Oaks Funeral Home of Somerset, in charge of arrangements.
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Linda Jane Paz Holley, age 25, of Columbia, KY, passed suddenly from this life on Friday, October 13, 2017 at her home.

Visitation was held on Thursday, October 19, 2017 at 11amCT at Bethlehem Separate Baptist Church, 3816 West highway 80, Russell Springs, KY. Funeral services followed at 1pmCT in the church. Burial is in Adair County at Columbia Cemetery, 315 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY.

Linda Jane Paz Holley, 25, Adair County, KY (1992-2018)

She was born July 10, 1992 in Huntington, WV, the daughter of Stella Smith Hall & Mark Allen Holley. She died October 13, 2018, in Columbia, Adair County, KY, at the age of 25 years, three months, and three days.

She was preceded in death by her father, Mark Allen Holley.

Linda was of the Baptist Faith and enjoyed spending time with her children, as they were her pride and joy. She will be sorely missed by all who knew and loved her.

She is survived by
  • Her mother - Stella Smith Hall

  • Sons - Jose Holley, Juan Holley, and Jairo Holley

  • Daughters - Karmen Holley and April Holley

  • Brothers - Mark Allen (Annie) Holley II and Austin Holley

  • Sister - Julia Holley, and a host of other relatives and friends
In lieu of flowers, donations were requested to the Linda Paz Holley Memorial Fund in care of Southern Oaks Funeral Home 2110 West Highway 914 Somerset, Kentucky 42503.

Southern Oaks Funeral Home, 2110 West Highway 914, Somerset, KY, was entrusted with the funeral arrangements for Mrs. Linda Jane Paz Holley.

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Linda Jane Paz Holley, 25, Adair County, KY (1992-2017)

2018-07-24 - Photo from the family.

Linda Jane Paz Holley, 25, Adair County, KY (1992-2017)

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Remembering the mother of the Paz-Holley children

2018-07-25 - Triplett Section, Columbia Cemetery, 315 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY - Photo by Linda Waggener,
This headstone marks the final resting place for Linda Jane Paz Holley (July 10-1992 ~ October 13, 2017) in the Triplett Section of the Columbia Cemetery, 315 Campbellsville Street, Columbia. A visit to the site is an easy walk from Downtown Columbia, or from blacktopped loop by the historic Blue Barn accessed from Monroe Street between the Adair Judicial Center and the Columbia-Adair County Fire Department. Thanks to Richard Phelps of the Columbia Cemetery Board of Trustees, Mike Watson, and Louis McQueary for help locating the grave. - EW

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