Beulah Ellen Holley, age 80 of Glen St. Mary and a longtime resident of Jacksonville passed away Tuesday, March 2, 2021 at Community Hospice at Ascension St. Vincent’s Hospital Riverside. Ms. “Ellen” was born on January 25, 1941 in Madison to the late Mr. Colon and Clyde (Williamson) Malone. She eventually settled in the Jacksonville area, where she would spend the rest of her life. She worked for many years as a bookkeeper for numerous construction companies. She enjoyed a private life, mostly keeping to herself and loved watching her soap operas. She also enjoyed traveling when she was able.
She was preceded in death by her parents and several siblings.
She is survived by her daughters: Belinda “Lindy” Richardson of Glen St. Mary and Cynthia “Cindy” Davis of Sanderson; son: L.E. “Lee” Parish II of Jacksonville; eight grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren; brother: Billy Malone of Tampa; as well as extended family members.
Funeral services will be held Friday, March 5, 2021 at 2:00 PM in the chapel of Forbes Funeral Home with Rev. Eddie Griffis officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 PM until the hour of service. Interment will follow at Taylor Cemetery.
Hawke M.T. Forbes and H.M. “Hank” Forbes Jr. of Forbes Funeral Home are honored to assist the Holley family with the arrangements. “With Your Family In Mind”. (904) 259-4600. Please leave your condolences for the family in the online guestbook at www.forbesfuneralhome.net.
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