Tony Alton Holley Sr., 78 of Chipley, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family on June 11, 2014. Tony was born Oct. 11, 1935 in Ferndale, to Lyman and Lois (Walker) Holley. He served in the United States Marine Corps Reserves and worked as a truck driver. He lived in Washington County, coming from Apopka in 1973. He was a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Chipley Ward.
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He was preceded in death by his parents, Lyman and Lois Holley; son, Justin Holley and sister, Drenda Raines.
He is survived by his loving wife of 43 years, Linda Kay Holley; five sons, Tony Holley Jr. and wife Elena of Chipley, Lyman Holley and wife Shawndra of Chipley, Warren Holley of Apopka, Vincent Holley and wife Alice of Canandaigua, NY, John Bain and wife Debbie of Huson, Mt.; five daughters, Toni Qualls and husband Mike of Vernon, Rhonda Klaas and husband Doug of Apopka, Linda Allen and husband Shawn of Lakeland, Nancy Gilbert and husband John of Chipley and Karen Dodd and fiancé Steve White of Chipley; brother, Victor Holley of Enterprise, Ala.; sister, Loretta Beier of Ocoee; 24 grandchildren and 18 great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at 4 p.m. Sunday, June 15, 2014 at The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Bonifay, with Bishop John Gilbert and Michael Kriser officiating. The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Saturday, June 14, 2014 at their home located at 2440 Hard Labor Road, Chipley. Interment followed at Hard Labor Cemetery on Hard Labor Road in Chipley. Flowers accepted or donations can be made to Covenant Hospice, Marianna, FL. Obert Funeral Home of Chipley directing.
Obert Funeral Home - Chipley
1556 Brickyard Road
Chipley, FL 32428
Published in Washington County News and Holmes County Times-Advertiser on July 2, 2014