Charles Rufus "Chuck" Holdren, Jr., 51 of Bedford, passed away Monday, Nov. 19, 2012 at his residence. He was born on Wednesday, April 5, 1961 in Bedford, a son of the late Charles Rufus Holdren, Sr. and Betty Witt Holdren. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Danny and Jeff Holdren, his mother and father-in-law, Esther and Lynwood Morgan and a nephew, Charles Russell Holdren. Surviving is his wife, Sarah Morgan Holdren; a son, Justin Ryan Holdren; a daughter, Katie Lynn Holdren; two sisters, Charlotte Arrington and husband, Donnie, Becky Grant and husband, Steve; niece and nephews, Damon Arrington, Joey Arrington, Lee Holdren, Tucker and Casey Grant, Jeffery Holdren. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Moneta Lifesaving Crew, P. O. Box 497, Moneta, VA 24121 or the Moneta Fire Department, P. O. Box 455, Moneta, VA 24121. Funeral services were held at the graveside at the Holdren Family Cemetery on Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2012 at 11 am with Rev. David Timma & Rev. Wayne Murphy officiating. Arrangements are being handled by Updike Funeral Home & Cremation Service, Bedford.