Ova McMillin Hollinsworth
Ova McMillin Hollinsworth, 92, of Glasgow, formerly of Mud Lick, passed away Friday, Nov. 22, 2019, at T.J. Samson Community Hospital. Born Feb. 23, 1927, in Tompkinsville, she was a daughter of the late A.W. and Mary Belle Bartley McMillin. She was the widow of John Logan Hollinsworth.
She was a graduate of Western Kentucky University, retiring after 38 years teaching. She taught in one-room schools, Jefferson, Barren and Monroe County schools, retiring from Joe Harrison Carter. She was a member of East Main Church of Christ in Glasgow.
Survivors include one daughter, Marla (Lee) McFarland, Glasgow; one son, Anthony Hollinsworth, Lexington; one brother, Roy (Zelma) McMillin, Louisville; two grand daughters, Lindsey (Ryan) Gearlds, Tompkinsville, and Ashleigh McFarland, Glasgow; one great-grandchild, Holli Gearlds; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Preceding her in death, besides her parents and husband, were six sisters, Bertice McMillin, Olene McPherson, Pearl Gray, Ione Hagan, Clone Ford and Ernestine Morgan; and five brothers, Otis, Paul, A.E., Richard and Robert Mitchel McMillin.
Funeral services will be Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, 1 p.m. at McMurtrey Funeral Home in Summer Shade. Burial will follow in Bethlehem Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday, Nov. 24, 2019, 1-8 p.m. and on Monday, Nov. 25, 2019, 7 a.m. until time of services at 1 p.m.
Published on November 23, 2019


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Barry Turner
Nov 26, 2019
God bless you all during this difficult time.