Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

March 20, 2014

Everett Holley

Corsicana Daily Sun

— Everett Holley, 80, of Corsicana, passed away peacefully at Navarro Regional Hospital on Wednesday, March 19, 2014.

He was born Jan. 31, 1934, to Raymond R. and Ellen Holley in the Post Oak Community near Roane. Everett was employed by Tom's Food for 30 years.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond R. and Ellen Holley; sister, Zelda Farmer; and step-daughter, Belinda Hobbs.

Survivors include his wife, Peggy Holley of Corsicana; brother, Alvin Holley and wife Linda of Livingston; step-sons, Danny Thomas of Taylor, Lynn Thomas of Corsicana, and Billy Lynn Hobbs and wife Paulette of Corsicana; grandchildren, Jason and Lindsey Thomas, and Kalyn and Josh Avery; great grandchildren, Peyton, Sierra and Sadie Thomas.

Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, March 20, 2014, at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home.

Service will be 2 p.m. Friday, March 21, 2014, at Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home Chapel with Sam Dilbeck officiating. Interment will follow at Post Oak Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Danny Thomas, Lynn Thomas, Billy Hobbs, David Holley, Jason Thomas and Paul Holley.

An online guest book is available at by selecting the Everett Holley obituary.

Arrangements by Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home, Corsicana.