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HOLLADAY, FARRELL

HOLLADAY, FARRELL

HOLLADAY, FARRELL

HOLLADAY, Dr. Farrell D. Jr., of Henrico, Virginia, went to be with his Lord and Savior on May 20, 2019, at the age of 67. He is survived by his loving wife of 45 years, Deborah Black Holladay; children, Lisa Plunkett (David), Tara Green (Stephen); beloved granddaughter, Stella Green; sister, Lynnette Thompson (Robert); and nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Farrell and Nettie (Chaplin) Holladay; and brother, Paul Holladay. Born in Charleston, South Carolina, to Farrell and Nettie Holladay, Dave led a long life devoted to God and his ministry. He leaves an inspired legacy of teaching, preaching and loving members of his congregations. Upon completion of his undergraduate study at the Baptist College at Charleston, Dave furthered his education and study at Southeastern Theological Seminary in Wake Forest, North Carolina, receiving both a Master's of Divinity and Doctorate in Ministry. God opportunely allowed Dave to serve as pastor of many churches in North Carolina and Virginia. His long service to the church included Pleasant Hill Baptist Church in Pleasant Hill, N.C., Tazewell Baptist Church in Tazewell, Va., Bundy's Chapel Baptist Church in Tazewell, Va., Union Baptist Church in Gloucester, Va., First Baptist Church in Concord, N.C., Cambria Baptist Church in Christiansburg, Va. and Floyd Baptist Church in Floyd, Va. He was a loving and devoted husband, father and proud "Pop-Pop," who will be missed deeply by his family and loved ones. While his time on earth with us is complete, we find peace knowing his pain has ended and is now reunited with his parents and brother. His family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 22, at Bennett Funeral Home, located at 11020 W. Broad St., Glen Allen, Va. 23060. A memorial service will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 23, at Second Baptist Church, 9614 River Rd., Richmond, Va. 23229. The family will also hold a graveside service on Saturday, May 25, 2019, at 12 noon in Charleston, S.C., at Riverview Memorial Park, 3715 Azalea Dr., North Charleston, S.C. 29405. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial gifts in Dave's name be made to Next Generation Fund for children's ministries at Second Baptist Church in Richmond, Virginia.

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