Statement regarding passing of John Hollins, Sr.


January 8, 2016

Statement from District Attorney Funk regarding the passing of John Hollins, Sr.:

“Nashville has lost a true champion in the passing of attorney John Hollins, Sr. Mr. Hollins was a strong advocate for justice and a great example of what it means to be an attorney.  As a former assistant district attorney, trial lawyer and president of the Nashville Bar Association, John Hollins, Sr. helped to make Nashville a better city because of his commitment and dedication.  My condolences are extended to the Hollins family and the entire legal community on the loss of an extraordinary man.”