Saturday, October 9, 1937 - Wednesday, August 9, 2017
Mr. Jessie Gerald Holloway of Wicksburg passed away Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at Flowers Hospital after an extended illness. He was 79.A Celebration of Life service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, August 12, 2017 at Pilgrim Home Baptist Church with Rev. Buddy Hood and Dr. Jerry Grandstaff officiating and Sorrells Funeral Home & Crematory of Slocomb directing. The family will receive friends at the church one hour prior to time. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you honor Gerald's memory with your contribution to Pilgrim Home Baptist Church or Southern Care Hospice, 2576 Montgomery Hwy, Suite 2 Dothan, AL 36303. Mr. Holloway was born October 9, 1937 to the late Gelette and Una Mae Thomley Holloway. Gerald served honorably in the United States Army and retired from the Federal and State Inspection Service after many years of faithful service. He was loved by all and will be dearly missed by his family and many friends. In addition to his parents, one brother, Joe Earl Holloway preceded him in death. Survivors include his wife, Julia Austin Holloway; daughter, Kim Crowell (Andy); brother, Danny Holloway; sisters-in-law: Patsy and David Ashe and Dale and Danny Mathis; brother-in-law, Foyette and Dollie Austin; several nieces, nephews, cousins and other extended family and friends. The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to Dr. Scott McAllister and his entire staff for the care and love shown to Gerald and the family. Also for the excellent care given by Flowers Hospital and Southern Care Hospice.