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Colin Ashley Wolford, 49, Columbia, KY (1972-2021)

Colin Ashley Wolford of Columbia passed away on his 49th birthday on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at his home.

A funeral mass will be held at 1pmCT on Tuesday, September 28, 2021, at Good Shepherd Catholic Church, with Father Patrick Dolan officiating. Burial will follow in the Wolford Family Cemetery.

There will be no visitation before the Mass.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Almon and Cleda Carter Wolford. Colin was a member of Good Shepherd Catholic Church and an Air Force Veteran, serving in Desert Storm. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Larry Sample.

Survivors include:
  • His wife - Shawna Dudley Wolford of Columbia
  • Three children - Leslie and her husband Josh Derman, Austin Wolford and Brinley Wolford all of Columbia
  • One grandchild - Kyler Derman
  • One brother - Cody Wolford of Columbia
  • Two sisters - Tammy Zavalija and Marissa Holmes-Trent both of Columbia
  • A sister-in-law - Kim Sample
  • Several other relatives and friends
Casket Bearers: Doug Thiery, Scott Harris, Dustin Harris, David Holmes, David Powell, Matt Arsaga

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

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Colin Ashley Wolford, 49, Columbia, KY (1972-2021)

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