LUCY ROOKE HOLLOMAN
“Well done, good and faithful servant”… Matthew 25:21
Lucy Rooke Holloman, age 97, formerly of Roanoke Rapids and
Jacksonville, NC, died Friday, August 12, 2016, at HCR Manor, Richmond,
VA, where she was a resident. She was born in Greensville County, VA,
daughter of the late Seth Bass Rooke and Odie R. Rooke. Mrs. Holloman
was a very active and dedicated member of Skipwith Baptist Church,
Richmond,VA. She was a loving and caring wife, mother, grandmother,
and great grandmother. She loved children and took care of many over
Mrs. Holloman was preceded in death by her husband, George Edwards
Holloman; two brothers, Bill and Graham Baird; two sisters, Jane
Andleton and Evelyn Turner.
Surviving is her son, George Thomas “Tom” Holloman and his wife,
Suzanne, of Raleigh,NC; daughter, Carolyn H. Chambers and her husband,
Bruce, of Sun City Center, FL; two sisters, Gwen Powell and Mary Lee
Daughtry, both of Roanoke Rapids; grandchildren, Amy Slaga, of
Raleigh, NC, Allison Dawkins of Fredericksburg,VA, Kevin Chambers, of
Baltimore, MD, Christina Witte, of Glen Allen,VA; great grandchildren,
Laurin Slaga, Ryan Slaga, Eric Dawkins, Kersten Witte, Kyla Witte, Claire
Witte, Avery Chambers, Megan Chambers.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 am Wednesday, August 17, 2016 in
the Chapel of Wrenn, Clarke, & Hagan Funeral Home with Rev. Randy
Martin officiating. Burial will follow in Cedarwood Cemetery (old).
The family will receive friends at the funeral home immediately following
services at the graveside.
1015 West 5th Street
Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870
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