Published: August 2, 2021

Gaylon Floyd Holden, 64, of Iron City, TN, passed away July 30, 2021. Gaylon worked for Thornton Metals as a truck driver and was a member of the Baptist faith.


Gaylon is survived by:

Daughters: Brooke Holden and Taylor Holden

Step-son: Kenny Miles

Step-daughter: Danielle Horton

Brothers: Garry “Fudd” Holden (Sheila) and Greg Holden (Pam)

Mother: Annie Holden

Grandchildren: Abi, Kyleigh, Cayden, and Rayleigh

Step-grandchildren: Lexie, Kyron, and Ryleigh

Special friend: Vicky Holden


He was preceded in death by his father, Jackie Ray Holden.


Visitation will be Tuesday, August 3, 2021 from 10:00 A.M. until 12:00 P.M. at Greenhill Funeral Home. The funeral service will follow at 12:00 P.M. in the funeral home chapel with Greg Morris officiating. Burial will be in Cedar Grove Cemetery.


Pallbearers will be Jamison Holden, Josh Campbell, Eric Short, Mike Burbank, Jason Turner, and Marty Ledlow.


Honorary pallbearers will be Ricky Short, Lonnie Angel, Norman White & Buddy “Sicko” Reynolds.


Greenhill Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.