Age: 58 Address: Minneapolis, North Carolina Date of Death: Wednesday, January 22, 2014. Arrangements: Yancey Funeral Service
Details: Lee Holtsclaw of Minneapolis, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, January 22nd, 2014 at Charles A. Cannon Jr. Memorial Hospital.
He was a son of the late Horton Holtsclaw, who passed away in 2012 and Belva Ollis Holtsclaw, who passed away in 2010. He was with Avery Tire for 37 years where he was the manager, and a member of Minneapolis United Methodist Church where he served as Sunday School Superintendent. He loved to golf but mostly loved his family, his grandchildren, and his church family.
Surviving is his loving wife of 37 years, Cheryl Banner Holtsclaw; sons: Ben Holtsclaw and wife, Shannon and Kyle Holtsclaw and wife, Amanda all of Minneapolis; sister, Linda Pitman and husband, Randy, of Minneapolis; grandchildren: Elijah, Noah, Addison, Kylie, Deacon and Lila. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services will be held at 7 p.m. on Friday, January 24th at Minneapolis United Methodist Church. Rev. Preston Thomas and Rev. Brian Griffith will officiate. The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. prior to the funeral service at the church. A private family graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday in the church cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to Gideons International at PO Box 163, Pineola, NC 28662.