Betty Jean Bailey Holderbaum, 84, of Chickamauga, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Thursday, June 10, 2021. She was born in Fort Payne, Alabama to the late Carl and Pearlie Bailey and had lived most of her life in McMinnville before moving to the North Georgia area 20 years ago. She was a member of Mount Hermon Baptist Church and had worked as a CNA in the healthcare industry for more than 50 years. She was a woman after God’s own heart and was always putting others needs before her own. She loved fishing and was truly dedicated to her family & friends. She was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother, great grandmother and sister that will be truly missed by all who knew her. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Robert Holderbaum; son, Roger Reynolds; sisters, Lillian Hix, Beatrice Whitley, Voydean Mathis and Willow Faye McBride; brothers, Clyde Bailey, Curtis Bailey and Ed Bailey; and step-daughter, Janice Holderbaum.
Survivors include her daughter, Rhonda Buckner; son & daughter-in-law, Randall & (Angie) Reynolds; daughter-in-law, Kathy Reynolds; step-children, Tom Holderbaum, Kate Holderbaum, Carol Holderbaum, Mike Holderbaum, Jim Holderbaum and Rob Holderbaum; sister, Ruby Snow; several grandchildren; several great grandchildren and numerous extended family & friends.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Sunday, June 13, 2021 in the LaFayette Chapel. Burial will be held at 4:30 EST/3:30 CST in the Gardens of Memory, Hwy 55, Smartt, Tennessee. The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. on Saturday and prior to the service on Sunday at the funeral home. Online guest book at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com. Arrangements by Wilson Funeral Homes, LaFayette Chapel, LaFayette, GA.