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Richard Dean Hollifield

 

 

Richard Dean Hollifield, 61, of Statesville, North Carolina, passed away unexpectedly at his residence on the morning of Tuesday, March 16, 2021.

 

A native of McDowell County, Richard was born on May 12, 1959 to Richard Gene Hollifield and the late Christine Gibbs Hollifield Faries.

 

Richard had a big heart, and he truly loved everyone he came in contact with. He was very talented with everything from crafts and flower arranging to cooking. He had a special place in his heart for his canine companion, Gebona. He will be greatly missed by his family.

 

In addition to his father, Richard Hollifield and wife Ruth, Richard is survived by one brother, Jeff Hollifield and wife True; a step-sister, Monica Rector; a nephew, Seth Hollifield; and three nieces, Ashlyn, Tori, and Dakota Rector.

 

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

 

Memorial donations may be directed to your local humane society.

 

 

 


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Randy Smith Mar 21 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Richard Hollifield

Kenny Hall Mar 20 2021 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for your loss. In this time of sadness may the Lord lead you to a place of peace and bring you comfort in the days ahead, Rick was a great person to have known and to work with. Our sympathy goes out to the family and may the fondest memories of Rick help you to face tomorrow.

Jeff Coe and Mary Neilson Mar 20 2021 12:00 AM

We are so sorry for passing of Rick. In this time of sadness may the Lord lead to a place of peace and bring you comfort in the days a head. Rick was a great person to have known and to work with. Our sympathy goes out to the family and may the fondest memories of Rick heap you face tomorrow. God Bless

Jeff Coe and Mary Neilson Mar 20 2021 12:00 AM

Ricky was such an intricate part of our NGK Family.. He will be missed deeply... He was one of our unsung hero's. Prayer for the family and friend.. NGK Ceramics USA Family

NGK Ceramics USA Mar 18 2021 12:00 AM

Richard & family our condolences & prayers, so sorry for your loss. May your faith comfort you during the loss of your loved one. We will keep you in our thoughts. God bless you all, Ronnie & Ellen Hemphill

Ellen Hemphill Mar 18 2021 12:00 AM

Ricky was a dear friend of mine during our childhood and teenage years. I have so many fond memories of family vacations and just everyday life together. I wish we had kept in closer touch over the years. I will see you again one day my friend! I love you!

Tanya Cox Raulerson Mar 18 2021 12:00 AM

Jeff and family, So sorry for the passing of your brother. Haven't seen him since you all were about grown. I remember both of you as children and thought you all were such cute boys. The pain of death can be so hard for our family members. Trust God for peace and strength during the weeks ahead, He can fill your every need.

Barbara Fender Everhart Mar 18 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Richard Hollifield

Karen Norton Mar 18 2021 12:00 AM

Richard and Jeff and family my Prayers and thoughts are with you in this time of sorrow in the passing of Rick. I have such great memories with all the vacations we took with your mom, dad and you boys. Tanya always felt like you and Rick were like Brothers she never had. Love you both..

Sybil Williams Mar 18 2021 12:00 AM

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