Gregory Dale Holland, was born August 27, 1960 in Jacksonville, Florida to the late Mildred L. Holland and Robert J. Holland. Greg, a loving father departed from this life on February 7, 2021. He graduated from Baldwin Junior-Senior High School, where he was on the track & field team and excelled as a basketball player. He was employed with Northeast Florida State Hospital, Macclenny, FL and Coastal Plastics in Jacksonville, FL. He accepted Christ as his Lord and Savior and was a devoted patron to the New St. Paul Baptist Church, under the Pastorate of Rev. Larry D. Riley. He was known for his outstanding humanitarian service in his community.
Greg leaves to celebrate his life his "Fab Five"; Gregory D. Holland (Emily), Martius D. Holland (Lashae), Safiya M. Holland, Chelita R. Holland, and Tabari D. Holland; 17 grandchildren; 1 great-grandson; a loving father, Robert J. Holland; devoted aunt, Edna Brown; treasured cousins, Belinda McSwain, and Sherry Seymore; lifelong companion, Vanessa Graham; siblings by father, Kelvin Gunter and Tiffenay Howard; hosts of cousins, extended family and friends.
Graveside services for Gregory D. Holland will be 1:00 P.M. Sunday, February 14, 2021, at Piney Grove Cemetery, Baldwin, Florida.
Arrangements entrusted to COMBS FUNERAL HOME, 292 NE Washington St., Lake City, FL. (386) 752-4366, Marq Combs Turner, L.F.D. "The Caring Professionals"
Published in Lake City Reporter on Feb. 11, 2021.