Preston L. Holloway
Hawk - Preston Legree Holloway, 78 of Kitty Hawk, NC on August 24, 2016 was reunited with
his Heavenly Father and his family and friends gone before. He was born
in Chase City, VA on May 25, 1938 to the late William and Parma
Holloway. He was predeceased by his son Thomas James Payne Jr. his
brothers, Thomas Holloway, Jesse (JC) Holloway and Marvin Holloway and
his sisters Thelma Murphy, Etheleen Murphy, Anne Sawyer and Mildred
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Evelyn Mason
Payne Holloway. His two daughters Cynthia Payne Chambers and
spouse Michael and Darlene Holloway Styron and spouse Michael
Kevin. He has 9 grandchildren Heather Edwards, Gregory Garnier,
Tiffany Payne, Corey Kelk, Marrissa Styron, Christopher Chambers,
Catherine Klus, Robert Chambers and Mike Chambers. He has three
Great Grandchildren Loren Duke, Tristan Edwards and Chayann Garnier and
also two Great-Great Grandchildren Dalton Duke and Boe Duke. He is also
survived by a sister Shirley Porter and a brother, Travis Holloway and
wife Bonnie, and his sister-in-law, Gwen Holloway.
a longtime resident and business owner of Holloway’s Tree Service, Inc.
(Doc Holloway) in Virginia Beach, VA for over 40 years. In his early
life he worked for The City of Norfolk and Ford Motor Company. He
enlisted in the US Army and was stationed in Germany during peace time.
When he came home from the Army he met the love of his life and married
on April 2, 1961. He started his business in 1961 after his marriage
and continued to provide service to the Tidewater area for 40 years
until his retirement in 2001.
He moved to Kitty Hawk, NC and
enjoyed the good life loving his family, fishing, hunting and playing
his guitar. Whether you were a stranger or family he could always sing
a song just for you. He is now singing praises for the Lord.
will be a viewing at Oman Funeral Home, Great Bridge Chapel, 653 Cedar
Rd Chesapeake, VA on Sunday August 28th from 4-6 pm. The
funeral service is at 1 pm on Monday August 29th at Oman’s
followed by a procession to Princess Anne Memorial Park on Great
Neck Rd in Virginia Beach, VA for a graveside service. There will be a
private reception following the service. Details can be obtained at the
viewing or by calling one of the family members.
friends are invited to sign the online registers of Oman Funeral
Home and Gallop Funeral Services both of which have done a
splendid job of taking care of all our needs. Their Web Addresses
are: www.omanfh.com and www.gallopfuneralservices.com .
Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. 6917 S. Croatan
Hwy. Nags Head, NC 27959