Ray Holsonback

January 10, 1939 ~ September 6, 2019 (age 80)


Mr. Ray Holsonback, age 80 of Kennedy, passed away Friday, September 6, 2019 at Baptist Memorial Hospital in Columbus.

Funeral services will be held Monday at 11-A.M. from Kennedy Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Kennedy City Cemetery. The body will lie in state Monday from 10:30-11 A.M. at the church. Visitation for Mr. Holsonback will be held Sunday evening from 6-8 P.M. at Nelson Funeral Home.

He was preceded in death by his parents; Jack and Susie Tyner Holsonback.

Survivors include his wife; Lenora Ann Holsonback of Kennedy, daughter; Melinda Montgomery of Kennedy, son; Brian Holsonback of Kennedy, brother; Glen Holsonback, four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Mr. Holsonback was born and raised in Kennedy, Al. He was married to Lenora Ann Holsonback for 61 years. He retired from Weyerhauser after 39 and a half years.

Pallbearers will be; Mike Holsonback, Michael Holsonback, Jr., Chad Higdon, Joey Carrell, Danny Dollar, and Mickey Watkins.

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September 8, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Nelson Funeral Home
3659 Hwy 171 North
Fayette, AL 35555

September 9, 2019

Time: TBD

Lying In-State
September 9, 2019

10:30 AM to 11:00 AM

Funeral Service
September 9, 2019

11:00 AM

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