Jay Tom Holley
9/16/1927 - 11/13/2018

Jay Tom Holley, 91, of Greenville passed away on November 13, 2018. A memorial service is scheduled for 10 A.M., Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Wesley United Methodist Church with Rev. Chris Yost officiating. Coker-Mathews Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mr. Holley was born on September 16, 1927 in Dallas to Charles Thomas Holley and Thelma Marion McDaniel. He married Mary Lou Kurtz in Richardson, Texas on March 9, 1984. He was a principal and assistant superintendent for Richardson ISD and worked in sales for Balfour. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and served in WWII and was a member of Wesley United Methodist Church.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Lou Holley of Greenville; step-son, Brett Abbott and wife, Naomi of Austin; step-daughters, Debbie Angstadt and husband, Don of Lewisville; Patti Crow of Fairview; Brenda Colletti of Wylie; grandchildren, Bryan Holley and wife, Katie; Jeremy Holley and wife, Lauren; numerous step-grandchildren and great-grandchildren and nieces, Holly Morris and Georgia Couser. 

He is preceded in death by his son, Hal Holley and his parents.  

Memorials may be made to Wesley United Methodist Church or the charity of your choice.




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