Carol Joyce Hollingsworth

Wednesday, August 14, 2019

Carol Joyce Hollingsworth, 83, of Jenkins, passed away Wednesday, Aug, 7, 2019, at her home.

She was born Aug. 26, 1935, in Coffey County, Kans., the daughter of Ray and Mary (White) Sleezer. On May 22, 1955, in Kansas, she was united in marriage to Cecil Hollingsworth, who preceded her in death. Also preceding her in death were her parents.

Survivors include: one son, Cecil Hollingsworth of Cassville; two daughters, Cindy Chadd and her husband Greg of Cassville, and Cathy Wolff and her husband Dennis of Galena; one brother, Marion “Mick” Sleezer and his wife Stella of Lebo, Kan.; one sister, Alice VanArsdale of Madison, Kan.; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

She grew up and received her education in Gridley, Kan. Fifty-five years ago, she moved to the Cassville area with Cecil to make their home. For several years, she worked as a seamstress in a garment factory.

Graveside services were held Saturday, Aug. 10, at Oak Ridge Cemetery in Cassville, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Pastor Carolyn McNabb conducted the services.

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