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Terry L Holloway

July 13, 1955 ~ March 24, 2017 (age 61)
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Terry L. Holloway, age 61, of Shawneetown, passed on this life peacefully at his home on March 24, 2017.  Terry was born in Shawneetown on July 13, 1955 to the late Winfred and Edna (Greer) Holloway.  Terry or as some knew him, Hector, retired from the Coal mines and since retirement has worked as a farmhand.  He had also worked many years digging graves.   Terry had a contagious smile and no matter the day he was having, he was always polite and kind.  He loved to visit with his family and friends and will be so missed.

Terry is survived by his sons, David Holloway of Shawneetown, Steve Holloway of Equality, and Zach Holloway of Shawneetown, a daughter, Katie Holloway of Sturgis, Ky, 2 brothers, Bob Holloway of Shawneetown and Deon (Teri) Holloway of Marissa. Sister in Law, Nancy Larkin of Shawneetown.  A grandson,  Braxton Hall.  Nieces and nephews, Christi Holloway Daughty, Hope Lisula, Lisa Lion, Kevin Larkin, Rob Holloway, Bo Short and Randy Holloway and special friend, Aaron Dyhrkopp.  He was preceded in death by a brother, Jack Larkin.

Visitation for Terry will be on Monday, March 27, 2017 at the Cox & Son Funeral Home in Shawneetown from 5 PM until 8:00 PM.  His funeral service will be on Tuesday, March 28, 2017 at the funeral home starting at 11:00 AM.  His burial will follow in the Westwood Cemetery with his family.

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 Service Information

March 27, 2017

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Cox & Son Funeral Home
794 North Lincoln Boulevard
Shawneetown, IL 62984

Funeral Service
March 28, 2017

11:00 AM
Cox & Son Funeral Home
794 North Lincoln Boulevard
Shawneetown, IL 62984

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