Ray Hollingsworth, age 60, of Corbin, passed away on Wednesday Nov 7, 2018 at Baptist Health in Corbin.
He was born in Corbin a son to the late Arnold Hollingsworth and Linda Parker Hollingsworth; He was a Lieutenant and Engineer with the West Knox Volunteer Fire Department where he served for over 13years. In 2011 he was named "Firefighter of the Year."
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a Brother, Steve Hollingsworth.
Ray is survived by his Wife, Joella Hollingsworth; Children, Darrell Hutton, Erica Lunsford, Michael Hollingsworth, Sherrie Hollingsworth, and Edwin Willis; Grandchildren, Chasity and Chase Hutton; Jeremy, Candace, Meghan, Kennedy and Trinity Lunsford; Bella Patterson, and Haylea Smith; Brother, Sam Samples; Sister Roseann Brown; and by many nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Funeral service for Ray Hollingsworth will be held at 2pm on Saturday November 10, 2018 at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home with Rev. Joey Hutton, Darryl Baker, and Michael Hollingsworth officiating. Burial will follow in the Brown-Mullins Cemetery with gravside honors by the West Knox Fire Department and surrounding Fire Departments.
Visitation will be on Friday from 6-9pm at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home where messages may be written to the family at vankirkgrisellfuneralhome.com