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Kanawha Holbrook

Kanawha Holbrook 84 of Holden passed away Monday August 10, 2009 at Trinity Healthcare Services at Henlawson.He was born May 30, 1925 at Greenup, Kentucky. He was the son of the late Frank Holbrook of Ohio and Goldie Thornsberry Stafford of Holden. In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by three sisters Marie Ridgeway, Darlene Stafford and Betty Stafford. He served in the US Army from 1941 to 1945 and was honorable discahrged. He also retired from the Department of Highways. He is survived by his wife Carol Hooley Holbrook of Holden, two sons Ronnie (Nancy) Holbrook of Ethel and Bruce Holbrook of Holden, one daughter Connie (Alan) Gambrel of Augusta, Georgia, daughter-in-law Lora Holbrook of Harts, 6 grandchildren Steven Holbrook, Briana and Kyle Holbrook, Adam and Josh Lutz and Jessica Hartman, 1 great grandchild Sara Lutz, brother Jimmy Holbrook of Columbus, Ohio, sisters Mavis Thompson, Doris Bumgarner and Elaine Alexander. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews and a host of friends and one special close friend Regina Baisden. A memorial service will be held on Thursday August 13, 2009 at 2:00 P.M. at James Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. John Rodney Spears officiating. Visitation will begin at 1:00 P.M. on Thursday. The body has been cremated. Online condolences may be sent to www.jamesfh.com James Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements

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Dad even though we didn't know each other May your soul rest in peace.now your with mom and your daughter Glenda.God Bless you and your family. Love your daughter Yvonne

Yvonne Holbrook Jul 8 2017 7:54 PM

DEAR BROTHER AND FAMILY, I WAS SORRY TO HEAR OF DADDY'S DEATH I TRIED TO FIND YOU ALL ON SEVERAL OCCASIONS AND WROTE SEVERAL LETTERS TO THE ADDRESS I HAD YET NO ONE ANSWERED THEM.I WAS HOPING TO GET TO KNOW MY OTHER BROTHERS AND SISTER. I LOVE YOU ALL AND GOD BLESS. AND I STILL HOPE TO GET TO KNOW YOU ALL SOON LOVE YOUR SISTER YVONNE

YVONNE CADY Nov 15 2010 12:00 AM

Ronnie and Family, Please accept my heartfelt sympathies for your loss. My thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time. Wes

Wes Morrison Sep 8 2009 12:00 AM

Carol, I was so sorry to hear of uncle Kanawah's passing. All my childhood memories of you and uncle Kanawah as I was growing up in Holden are fond, happy memories. I'm sorry I won't be able to make it back home for the services, but I want you to know you are in mine and Sharon's prayers. Love and blessings, Chuck and Sharon Bumgarner

Chuck and Sharon Bumgarner Sep 8 2009 12:00 AM

Bruce, I just found out today about your dad and I want to express my deepest regret at the loss you have suffered. My only wish is to have been there for you as you were there for me when Ernie passed. If you need to contact me EJ has my number. Take care my friend and I will see you soon. Jack

Jack R Lowe Jr Sep 8 2009 12:00 AM

Carol and Family, You are all in my thoughts and prayers. May God bless you all and keep you in his loving grace. Becky Adams

Rebecca Adams-Hunt Sep 8 2009 12:00 AM