Emma Lou Holley

Emma Lou Holley, age 63, of Nelsonville, Ohio, won her final battle on October 17, 2021.

Emma was born August 28, 1958 in Nelsonville, Ohio to Ray D. Gardner and Kathleen A Stanley Gardner. She was a wonderful mother, wife, and friend. She will be greatly missed by her family, friends, and her church family at Apostolic Faith Tabernacle in Chillicothe, Ohio. Emma loved going to church, spending time with her family and friends, and listening to Gospel Music                             

Surviving are her husband of 42 years Donald Holley; daughter Tanya (Mike) Doherty of Five Forks, WV; son Ray (Jerri) Holley of Doanville; granddaughters, Rachel Holley and Abigail Doherty; and brother Mark Gardner of Carbondale, Ohio.

Emma was preceded in death by her parents; brother John Gardner; and an infant granddaughter Taydem Skye Holley.

Funeral services were held at 11:00 A.M., Wednesday, October 20, 2021 at the Warren-Brown Funeral Home, Nelsonville, Ohio with Pastor Kenneth Feeman officiating. Burial was in Greenlawn Cemetery, Nelsonville, Ohio.

Calling hours were observed Tuesday, October 19, 2021 from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the funeral home.