John Lockhart Holleman

August 19, 2019

John Lockhart Holleman passed away, Sunday, August 11, 2019, after a short illness and fall. Mr. Holleman was born to John Holleman Sr. and Ena Ruth Holleman in Lafayette, Georgia. He lived in various cities and towns across the Southeast including four years in Kitchener-Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. He married Peggy Morris Holleman in Lafayette, Georgia and raised three children. John worked in various roles in the textile and carpet industry, including taking a Plant Manager role in Canada where he took his family for four years. He later in life ran a convenience store in Atmore, Alabama, and eventually built his own Texaco Truck stop on I-65. John loved his Scottish Terriers who were always close by when he was at his home in Atmore.

Memorial services will be held at a later date.

He is survived by his three children, sons, Douglas (Cyndi) Holleman and Bryan Holleman, and daughter, Mary Jane Farmer, along with numerous grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Grace Hospice Foundation, 655 Brawley School Rd, Suite 200, Mooresville, NC 28117.

Johnson-Quimby Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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