Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

July 5, 2013

Paul Holbrook - 1921-2013

Preston Family Funeral Home
The Independent

WESTWOOD — Paul Holbrook, 91, of Westwood, died peacefully at Community Hospice Care Center, July 4, 2013, following an extended illness.

Paul was born Oct. 26, 1921, in Greenup County, a son of the late Cam L. and Nura Lambert Holbrook.  He was a self-employed carpenter and a WWII U.S. Army veteran.  

Paul was preceded in death, in addition to his parents, by his wife, Enid Fisher Holbrook; a son, Paul James Holbrook; and a brother, James Holbrook. Surviving include a daughter, Paula Thornbury and husband, Stewart, of Westwood; and a son, Kent Holbrook and wife, Donna, of Westwood; three grandchildren, Stephanie Holbrook of Virginia, Cameron (Melinda) Holbrook of Ashland and Nathan (Brooke) Holbrook of Illinois; 10 great-grandchildren and a great- great-granddaughter due in November.  

Graveside services will be at 3 p.m.  Monday, July 8, 2013, at Dixon Cemetery by Pastor Michael Rice.

Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Preston Family Funeral Home.  Condolences may be sent to the family online at prestonfamilyfuneralhome.com.