David L. Holley, 71, of Apple Grove, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, January 23, 2013.
He was born January 8, 1942, in Apple Grove, a son of the late Marvin Holley and Blondiena (Montcastle) Holley. David was a former resident of Huntington, for over 50 years, a member and honorary deacon of the Central Christian Church in Huntington and retired from Torlones Bakery in Huntington with 23 years service.
David is survived by a daughter, Shelia Ann Cremeans of Huntington; two granddaughters, Cassandra Cremeans of Salt Rock and Crystal (Bryan) DeFoe of Huntington; and a great granddaughter, Peyton Moore of Salt Rock, who was his pride and joy. He is also survived by two sisters, Judy Ball of Apple Grove and Shelia (William) Flora of Apple Grove; a brother, James M. (Janet) Holley of Michigan; an aunt, Jean Montcastle of Apple Grove; and his special gentle giant Derick.
A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m., Monday, January 28, 2013 at Central Christian Church, 1202 5th Street, Huntington, with Rev. Kevin Snow officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Memorial Park in Milton. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Wilcoxen Funeral Home, Point Pleasant.
Online condolences may be made at www.wilcoxenfuneralhome.com.