RANDOLPH – Herbert Elijah Holley, 84, died Friday, April 5, 2013, at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo. He served in the U.S. Navy. He was a deacon and faithful member of County Line Baptist Church. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at County Line Baptist Church. Bro. Chip Johnson, Bro. Rocky Watts and Bro. Robert Earl Alexander will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Tutor Memorial Funeral Home of Pontotoc is in charge of the arrangements.
Survivors include three children, Linda Long of Randolph, Mary Ann Fisher (Bob) of Bolton and Steve Holley (Brenda) of Pontotoc; six grandchildren, Hollie Kidd (Benjie), Lynn Parrish (Chad), Jacob Long (Kalie), April Ruffin (Nick), Adam Holley (Melanie) and Andrew Holley; 10 great-grandchildren, Rodney, Austin, Alisha, Alex, Elizabeth, Eli, Ainsley, Mallory, Brody and Noah; and two brothers, Dean Holley (Jewell) of Randolph and Derrell Holley (Syble) of Pontotoc.
He was preceded in death by his wife of 63 years, Hilda Holley; a son-in-law, Roger Long; his parents, Jim and Cora Holley; and numerous brothers and sisters.
Pallbearers will be the men of County Line Baptist Church.
Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. Saturday and from noon to 2 p.m. Sunday.