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Edward Nichols Holloway

May 11, 1940 — November 8, 2020

Nick Holloway, 80, of Blossom, passed away Sunday November 8, 2020 at his residence.

 A memorial service is scheduled for Saturday, December 12, in the Gene Roden Memorial Chapel at Roden Pryor Funeral Home at 3:00 pm. Pastor James Barnes will officiate.

 Nick was born on May 11, 1940 in Waterbury, Connecticut, however he grew up in Topton, North Carolina. He joined the Marines where he proudly served for 21 years. Nick met his first wife Betty (also a Marine) and married in 1961. To this union were born three daughters. He married his second wife Cathy in 1974. She passed away in 2017. After serving in the military he worked mainly for H&R Block. He went back to school earning his Master’s and PhD. Nick taught as adjunct professor at various religious colleges and universities. He retired to Blossom, childhood home of his late wife, Cathy, where he was very active in his church, Petty Baptist.

 Nick was preceded in death by his parents Herbert (Hub) and Loretta (Lora) Harden Holloway, wife Cathy, his brother Bob and sister Luna

 Survivors include daughters, Patti, Marie and Lori and step-son Mike, 15 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren (and growing).

 An online guest registry is available at

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Saturday, December 12, 2020

Starts at 3:00pm (Eastern time)

Roden-Pryor Funeral Home

Paris, TX

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