Herbert Holder, 81, beloved Father, was called to his eternal resting place on January 17, 2019 in Charlotte, North Carolina.
A funeral service will be held Friday, February 1, 2019 at 2:00 PM at the Elmwood Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at Elmwood Memorial Park. Visitation will be held on February 1 from 11 to 12 PM prior to the service at the funeral home.
Herbert entered this world on May 17, 1937 in Louisville, KY, born to Nathan Holder and Erner Shipley Holder. He married Thelma McDonald. Herbert served in the Air Force from 1954 to 1974.
He is survived by his wife, Thelma Holder, daughter, Vernessa Franklin, son, Corey Holder, and son Toriano Holder and daughter-in-law Mandisa; sister, Mona Jean Gaither.
Herbert was also preceded in death by his sisters, Margaret Gaither, Bubba, and Nenie, and his brothers Guy and Bootsy Holder.
My condolences to the Family! I am the daughter of his oldest sister Mildred Daugherty!
Rhonda DaughertyLouisville, KY
Another family member has gotten his crown in glory. Such a nice, kind, congenial uncle who served this country with dignity. It was always joyous occasion to be in his midst. Such a pleasant smile. Peace and strength to Aunt Thelma, Vanessa, Corey and Tito. Love, Alona
Alona Holder PackProspect, KY
RIP uncle Herbert. Take your rest. Tell E.P, and everybody we miss and love them and love you too💕💕💕. My name is Pookie the daughter of Uncle Herbert's youngest sister "Ninnie". Holder
Uncle Herbert, Rest In Peace, you were loved by my mother your sister Margaret. Prayerfully you are with your other siblings.
We are praying for your family.
Love Donna and Deborah ❤️
Deborah Gaither SmithLouisville, KY
I loved you my brother, I am praying for God’s Peace for your wife and Children.
Love your sister... Jean
Mona Jean GaitherLouisville, KY
Uncle Herbert you will be missed. Love your niece Shawn
Shawn HolderLouisville, KY
Often thought of you uncle Herbert. Remember your smile well when we were children. I wish you peace. Your niece, Faye
Faye HinesAtlanta, GA
I loved you Uncle Herbert. Lord give us strength. Mary's daughter 404 4332895
Annette SmithMarietta, GA
Love you Uncle Herbert.
Annetta PowellLouisville, TX
Pops, you have not, nor will you be, forgotten. Joshua and I love you. We always have, always will. You were a great friend to me and grandfather to Joshua. Thank you for always helping me with little man. Joshua loves you more than you will ever know. He has never stopped speaking about you. He has such wonderful memories of you. I will make sure he always remembers! Thank you. Rest well.
Christy Michelle MillerArlington, TX
So sorry to hear about losing your dear father. Herbert is in Gods memory now and he can rest as he awaits the resurrection back to a healthy life with no more sickness. John 5; 28,29
You will be in our thoughts and prayers.
William and Lynn Woodson
William woodsonKilgore, TX
Prayers to the family that God grant you peace, grace and comfort that only He can give to your heart and soul.
it was an honor to meet Mr Holder and spend some time with him during the Christmas holiday. Bless you all.
Mr. Mrs. Bobby WoodsonDallas, TX