First Posted: 1/25/2009
DOBSON Mr. Robert Webb Holder, 61, of Dobson, passed away on Saturday evening, Jan. 24, 2009, at the Northern Hospital of Surry County. Mr. Holder was born in Surry County on Sept. 11, 1947, to the late Roy and Elizabeth Mayes Holder. He was a member of North Side Baptist Church and was the owner of Friendly Car Company. Surviving are his loving wife, Catherine S. Holder of the home; a daughter and son-in-law, Roberta and Michael Stanley of Elkin; three sons and daughters-in-law, Allen and Sandy Holder, Rodney and Shera Holder and Lee and Jessica Holder, all of Dobson; 11 grandchildren, Joshua Potts, Blake Holder, Jonathan Cook, Samantha Ring, Erica Ring, Robbie Cook, Kayla Holder, Cassie Holder, Ella Holder, Chris Stanley and Sharon Stanley; two sisters and brother-in-law, Betty Lou McCann of Lexington and Mary Lou and Reggie Llewellyn of Mount Airy; and three brothers and sisters-in-law, Edward and Donna Holder of Dobson, Billy Jack and Annie Mae Holder of Mount Airy and Jesse and Helen Holder of Mount Airy. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2009, in the Chapel of Moody-Davis Funeral Home in Dobson with burial to follow in the Maple Springs Baptist Church Cemetery. The services will be conducted by the Rev. Joe Atkins. The family will receive friends at Moody-Davis Funeral Home on Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. Flowers will be accepted, or memorials may be made to the Mitchell River Primitive Baptist Church Building Fund, c/o Elizabeth Southard, 191 Corbett Cockerham Road, Dobson, NC 27017. Online condolences may be made at www.moodyfuneralservices.com.