Paxton Miguel Holyfield


Paxton Miguel Holyfield, 50, of Cleveland passed away Sunday, March 10, 2019.

Paxton was the son of the late Eugene Fuqua and Agnes Holyfield. He was also preceded in death by his grandfather, David Holyfield Sr.

Paxton will always be remembered for being the best husband father and friend and the biggest Alabama Crimson Tide Fan. “Roll Tide.”
He was a member of the Cleveland Church of Christ and was a dedicated follower of Christ.

He is survived by his wife of 20 years, Michelle Holyfield; his son, Michael Holyfield; his daughters: Tynesha Palmer and her husband, Refeal, and LaQuisha Lewis; his amazing grandmother, whom he adored Nellie “Pretty Mama” Holyfield; his sisters: LaTonya, Rachelle and Regina Fuqua; his brother, Stacey Peck; along with nine nieces and nephews.

A Celebration of Paxton’s life will be held today, March 17, 2019, at 4 o’clock at Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services North Ocoee Street Chapel with Minister Harold Wells officiating. The family requests his family and friends dress in Alabama Crimson and Grey.
Directly following the service, the family invites everyone to continue the celebration at the Cleveland Church of Christ, 1025 Beech Circle N.W. Cleveland TN., 37312.
Donations can be made to a charity that was very dear to Paxton’s heart, Royal Family Kids Camp. The family has set-up a PayPal account so donations can be made. The link is
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