Ned Hollifield, age 82, of Marion, NC went to be with the Lord Thursday, September 3, 2020 at Hospice of the Carolina Foothills in Forest City, NC.
Ned was born February 6, 1938 in McDowell County, NC to the late Marvin A. Hollifield and Rose Jamison Hollifield. He retired from RDM Electronics and was a member of Fairview Free Will Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, he is also preceded in death by his beloved wife, Phyllis Tucker Hollifield; his brother, Ralph Hollifield; and a sister, Florence Hollifield MacLaren.
Those left behind to cherish Ned’s memory are his daughter, Kimberly Gallion (Jeff) of Marion, NC; one granddaughter, Scarlett Gallion (Johnny); a great-grandson on the way; and three brothers, Millard Hollifield (Pat), Howard Hollifield and Richard Hollifield (Ruth).
A graveside service to celebrate Ned’s life will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 6, 2020 at the Fairview Free Will Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Brandon Smith officiating. In Ned’s love for his family and friends he wanted everyone to stay safe during this trying time. If you would like to share a card, a note or a memory of Ned instead of attending, it would be greatly appreciated.
In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make at donation in Ned’s memory are asked to consider Alzheimers Association, Western NC Chapter, 31 College Place, Suite D-320, Asheville, NC 28801.
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Alzheimers Association, Western NC Chapter
31 College Place, Suite D-320, Asheville NC 28801