James Hollingsworth

James Wyatt "Jim" Hollingsworth

Saturday, May 9th, 1942 - Wednesday, May 20th, 2020
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James W “Jim” Hollingsworth, 78, of Milton, Florida, passed away Wednesday May 20, 2020.

Jim was born May 9, 1942, to HS & Mary Hollingsworth at Lakeview Hospital in Florarla, Alabama. He attended Covington County High School as well as Auburn University. He retired from Monsanto after 36 years of service; he was a member of Hickory Hammock Baptist Church.

He is preceded in death by his daughter, Carla Reina Hollingsworth; parents, HS and Mary Wyatt Hollingsworth, all of Florala, Alabama; and his brother-in-law, Marshal Bentley.

Jim is survived by his precious wife of 33 years, Verna R Hollingsworth; sister, Jane Hollingsworth Bentley; son, Mark Allen (Tammy) Hollingsworth; step-children, Sharon Voight and Michael Voight; grandsons, Steven Hollingsworth, Dillon Hollingsworth, Trey Benitez, Shane Benitez and Luke Whitley; great grandson, Cooper Benitez; niece, Susan Chandler; and his nephew, Bob Bentley.

A Memorial Service, for Jim, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, May 23, 2020, at Lewis Funeral Home in Milton, Florida, with Pastor Carl Gallups officiating.

Visitation will be held 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m., prior to the service.

There will be a family burial at a later date where Jim will be laid to rest at Greenwood Cemetery in Florala, Alabama.
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    Saturday, May 23rd, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Saturday, May 23rd, 2020 2:00pm
    Lewis Funeral Home, Milton Chapel
    6405 Highway 90 West
    MILTON, FL 32570
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Zach couturier

Posted at 11:57am
We love you fly high

Rosemary Greene Bing

Posted at 10:16am
Jimmy was a friend of mine when we grew up together in Florala. He was friendly, funny and a great person.
I will miss him. Rosemary Greene Bing

Bob Brooks

Posted at 06:36pm
So sorry for your loss. He will be missed. RIP

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