Robert (Bob) Holley Obituary

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Robert (Bob) S. Holley Sr.

January 24, 1922 - November 4, 2013
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A loving husband, father and grandfather, Mr. Robert (Bob) Holley Sr., passed away on Monday, November 4, 2013 at the age of 91. He was born on January 24, 1922, in New Orleans and was a resident on Baton Rouge since 1949. He was a World War II veteran, serving in the U.S. Coast Guard from 1942 to 1945. In 1947, he met and married the love of his life, Vivian M. Moss of Lilbourn, Missouri, and the shared sixty six years of happiness together. Bob owned Bob Holley Tires in Denham Springs for many years and was an honorary member of the Louisiana Tire Dealers Association. He was also a member of Stevendale Baptist Church since 1958,...
A loving husband, father and grandfather, Mr. Robert (Bob) Holley Sr., passed away on Monday, November 4, 2013 at the age of 91. He was born on January 24, 1922, in New Orleans and was a resident on Baton Rouge since 1949. He was a World War II veteran, serving in the U.S. Coast Guard from 1942 to 1945. In 1947, he met and married the love of his life, Vivian M. Moss of Lilbourn, Missouri, and the shared sixty six years of happiness together. Bob owned Bob Holley Tires in Denham Springs for many years and was an honorary member of the Louisiana Tire Dealers Association. He was also a member of Stevendale Baptist Church since 1958, and became deacon emeritus. Bob loved the outdoors and fishing was his favorite past time. He is survived by his wife, Vivian M. Holley; two sons, William Russell Bourke and wife Susan, and Robert S. Holley Jr. and wife Sissy; one daughter, Beverly Holley Holloway and husband Wayne; six grandchildren, Kim Holley Loving, Bryan J. Holley and wife Cyd, Jason D. Holley, Laurie Rodrigue and husband Todd, Kellie Koontz and husband Brian, and Michelle Button; eight great grandchildren; and three great- great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents, George L. and Edna Carlton Holley; six siblings; two grandchildren; and one great granddaughter. Visitation will be held at Greenoaks Funeral Home on Wednesday, November 6, 2013 from 11am until funeral service at 2pm, officiated by the Reverend Jim Ham. Interment will follow in Greenoaks Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Bryan J. Holley, Jason D. Holley, Darryl Moss, Lindy Moss, Roger Moss, Wayne Holloway, and honorary pallbearer Johnny Cooper. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Stevendale Baptist Church in Bob's memory.

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