James Holladay

Obituary of James Holladay

James William Holladay, died June 23, 2018.


Born on December 7, 1930 in Rapidan, Virginia, he was a son of the late James Scott Holladay and Martha Trigg Holladay.


Mr. Holladay was an electrician by trade and retired from New Hope School in West Columbia in 2006.  He was a former member of all Saints Episcopal Church in West Columbia and was a current member of the Church of the Holy Comforter in Sumter.  He was also a U. S. Navy veteran.


Surviving are two sisters, Frances H. Archibald of Richmond, VA and Mary Shier of Anchorage, AK; two nieces, Fran Mahaffey and Kathleen Gideon; two nephews, David

Archibald and Stephen Archibald; numerous great-nieces and nephews.


He was predeceased by a sister, Barbara Sandoval.


Memorial services will be held at 11 A.M. on Saturday, July 14 at the Church of the Holy Comforter in Sumter with the Rev. Marcus Kaiser officiating and also at 1 P.M. on Sunday, July 15 at All Saints Episcopal Church in West Columbia with the Rev. Patricia Sexton officiating.


Memorials may be made to All Saints Episcopal Church, 1001 12th Street, Cayce, SC 29033 or to the Church of the Holy Comforter, 213 N. Main Street, Sumter, SC 29150.


On-line condolences may be sent to www.sumterfunerals.com


Elmore Hill McCreight Funeral Home & Crematory, 221 Broad Street, Sumter, is in charge of the arrangements (803) 775-9386.