OTTUMWA — Kenneth Holley, 81, of 504 Ridge St., Albemarle, North Carolina, formerly of Ottumwa, passed away June 6, 2014, in Albemarle.
He was born Feb. 27 1933, in Agency to Arbon and Alta Holley. He married Betty King May 29,1952.
He worked as a carpenter for Walter Zlogar retiring in 1995. He enjoyed playing bluegrass music and going to bluegrass festivals and spending time with his family.
He is survived by children Frank (Brenda) Holley, Linda (Stan) Jones, Doug (Kathy) Holley, all of Ottumwa, Don (Sonja) Holley of Pace, Florida, Penney(Jerry Wells) of Albemarle North Carolina; a brother Dale (Bev) Coleman; sisters Theresa (Virgil) Marek and Charlene Myers; eight Grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife in 2010 and his parents.
Per his wishes, his body has been cremated and no memorial service will be held.