Jimmy Holland, age 77 of Bear Branch, Kentucky husband of Annie Woods Holland passed away peacefully at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center in Hazard, Kentucky. He was the son of the late Will and Millie Collins Holland. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, horses, hunting dogs and talking on the C.B. radio. He was preceded in death by one daughter Paulette, one grandson Evan D. Holland, and siblings Tommy and Tiford Holland, Bessie Jones, and Dora Creech.
Survivors include his loving wife Annie Holland, sons Charles (Brenda) Holland of Bear Branch, Jimmy Darrell (Mary) Holland of Oneida, Randy (Bobbie) Woods of Bear Branch and Doyle (Gretta) Gay of Bear Branch. Two daughters Norma (George) Williams of Bear Branch, and Melissa (Gary) Collins of Hyden, Ky. Two brothers John Henry (Betty) Holland of London, Ky., and Will Junior Holland of Bear Branch, Ky.. Four sisters Ida (Junior) Gibson, Mallie Osborne, Sophia Allen, and Martha Martin all of London, Kentucky. Eighteen Grandchildren and fifteen great grandchildren also survives and a host of other relatives and friends that mourn his passing.
Funeral services will be conducted at noon Saturday in the chapel of the Wolfe and Sons Funeral Home in Hyden, Kentucky with Jerry and Mckinley Holland officiating. Burial will follow in the Holland Family Cemetery at Bear Branch, Ky. The family will received friends at the funeral home on Friday from 6:00 - 9:00 P.M.