Edgar Ellis Holdaway Sr., 80, of Galax, Va., passed away June 13, 2012, at Twin County Regional Hospital, Galax, Va.
He was born at Fox, Va., to the late Roy Ciscero Holdaway and Lura Barton Holdaway.
Survivors include his daughter and spouse, Beckey and Charlie Hash of Independence; son and spouse, Sam and Jane Holdaway of Troutdale; granddaughter and spouse, Chessie and David Brown of Piney Creek, N.C.; grandson and spouse, Jordan and Laken Hash of Independence; and great-grandchildren, Levi, Zack and Abby.
A graveside service was held June 15, 2012, at Grubbs Chapel Cemetery, Independence, Va. The Rev. Doug Turnmire officiated.
Memorial contributions can be made to Grubbs Chapel Cemetery, c/o Sue B. Hash, Treas., 191 Grubbs Chapel Lane, Independence, Va. 24348
Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home, Independence, Va., was in charge of arrangements.