Thomas E. Holley, 62


Thomas E. Holley, 62, of Xenia, OH, died on Saturday, Jan. 8, 2022, at Ohio State University Medical Center. 

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, Jan. 15, at 1 p.m. at Xenia Grace Chapel in Xenia, OH with Pastor Dan Jordan officiating. Services will be streamed live on the church website by visiting 

Mr. Holley was born on May 22, 1959, in Xenia, OH to Artie and Roberta (Hall) Holley. He married his childhood sweetheart Lisa Renner on Sept. 16, 1978, in Xenia, OH.

Mr. Holley graduated from Xenia High School in 1978. He was a pastor in the Assembly of God denomination for 25 years, including the Assembly of God Church in Sorento for a number of years. His passionate service to God took him to several states to include Ohio, Illinois and Arizona. 

He enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and traveling with his family, and cherished his time with his grandchildren and family. 

Mr. Holley is survived by his loving wife Lisa of 43 years; sons, Luke, Keith (Stacy) and Adam (Amber) Holley; eight grandchildren, Andrew, Rowan, Kaedance, Kenlee, Bennett, Xander, Everly and Nolan; brother, Dewaine (Ann), Donny (Cassie) and Artie Holley; and other family and friends. 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Arnold Holley; and a daughter-in-law, Megan Holley.