Bird Holloway


GRADY — Bird Ester Holloway, 96, of Grady died August 9, 2013 at Gardner Nursing Home in Star City. Born April 21, 1917 in Tarry to the late Daniel and Roxie James Halford.

Survivors include sons; Hythaniel (Lula) Marks of West Palm Beach, Fla., Cardell Holloway and Morris (Blanche) Holloway or Bridgeton, N.J., Allen (Rosemary) Holloway of Pine Bluff and Larry (Angelica) Holloway of Seattle, Wash.; daughters, Norma Jean Henry of Flint, Mich., Bertha Holloway of Grady, Flossie Moore of Cleveland, Ohio, and Margaret (Cecil) Paris of District Heights, Md.; forty-three grandchildren, fifty-five great-grandchildren and ten great-great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Saturday at Cherry Hill Baptist Church at Linwood at 11 a.m. by Rev. Jermaine Smith. Burial will be in Canaan Cemetery at Tarry by Henson-Holcomb Mortuary. Visitation will be Friday afternoon from 4-7 p.m. at the mortuary.

The family will be at 3986 Bishop Road in Grady. Online register www.henson-holcombmortuary.com.