Katelyn Nichol Hollowell, 12, of Cottage Grove passed away Sept. 21, 2013 from brain swelling.
She was born April 19, 2001 in Portland, Oregon to Jacob and Judy (Cook) Hollowell.
Katelyn had a smile that would light up the world. She had a way of bringing happiness into the heart of her family. She touched the lives of everyone she met, everywhere she went. She brought joy to many people, even in death.
Survivors include her parents, grandparents, Peggy Cook and Bud and Jonnie Smart, and siblings, Stephanie Hollowell, Michael Hollowell and Jake Hollowell, Jr., all of Cottage Grove.
She was preceded in death by two grandfathers, Charles Cook and Guy Hollowell.
Visitation took place Sept. 28 at Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel. A memorial will take place Saturday, Oct. 5, at 2 p.m. at Family Praise Center with a potluck meal to follow.
Arrangements under the care of Smith-Lund-Mills Funeral Chapel, Cottage Grove.