GOODVIEW, Va. — Larry Wayne Holdren, Sr., 69, of Goodview, VA formerly of Princeton passed away peacefully at his home December 24, 2016. He was born on December 15, 1947 to Bottie A. and Georgia Six Holdren. Larry graduated from Princeton High School. He worked for Norfolk Western Railroad from which he retired.
Larry is preceded in death by his parents the late Bottie A. Holdren and Georgia B. Six Holdren, and his daughter Suzette Jean Holdren.
He is survived by his loving and devoted son with whom he lived Larry Wayne Holdren II and his children Haley and Clayton; and his beautiful daughter who he was very proud of Rissie Lurinda Murphy and her husband Nicholas and their children Colin and Jasper. Big Larry is also survived by his brothers Mikel Holdren of Princeton, WV, Rodney Holdren and his wife Susan of NC, and Todd Holdren and his wife Melissa of Yorktown, VA., as well as, numerous special nieces, nephews, and friends.
A service in celebration of Big Larry's life will be held on Friday, December 30th, 2016 at 6:30 PM at the Burns Wornal Chapel of the Memorial Funeral Directory on the Athens Road in Princeton with Pastor Mike McGraw officiating. Friends may visit with the family from 5-7 p.m.
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The Holdren family is being served by the Memorial Funeral Directory and Cremation Center on the Athens Road in Princeton.