Henry “Hank” Sasser Holder, 79, died at home Wednesday, February 25, 2009 in Dillon, SC.
Born in Greensboro, NC, on July 3, 1929, he was the son of the late John R. Holder and Junia Sasser Holder. He was in the printing industry for more than 40 years and retired as Plant Manager for Holladay Tyler Printing Corporation of Rockville, MD.
Hank served in the U.S. Army from 1946 – 1949 with the 82nd Airborne Division, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, and was awarded the WWII Victory Medal.
Surviving are his son Michael T. Holder Annie of Rockville, MD; daughter Terry Holder Collier Richard of Basye, VA; grandchildren, Michael T. Holder Jr. and Charles Henry Collier; sisters, June Holder Gunter and Nancy Holder Miller, both of Durham, NC; sister- in-law, Frances Jackson Holder of Dillon, SC; as well as nieces and nephews of Dillon, SC, Durham, Flint, MI and Canada.
He was predeceased by his wife, E. Marie Bauer Holder; brothers, John Frank Holder and Daniel Thomas Holder; and sister, Elizabeth Holder Delay.
Funeral Services will be held 11:00 AM Wednesday, March 4, 2009 from the Chapel of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service in Durham with the Reverend Tom Holtsclaw presiding. Burial will follow in Maplewood Cemetery.
Friends may visit one hour prior to the service on Wednesday in the funeral home.
Contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23058.
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