(WEDOWEE) The funeral for Rayford Holloway, 73, of Wedowee will be at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, May 5, 2021, at Benefield Funeral Chapel with Bro. Claude Bennett, Bro. Donald Spradlin and Bro. Ben Milam officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5 to 8 p.m. on Tuesday.

Mr. Holloway passed away Sunday, May 2, at his residence.

A Wedowee native, Mr. Holloway was born Sept. 13, 1947, the son of Matthew and Lola Daniel Holloway. He was a member of Mt. Grove Baptist Church and had been employed with Randolph County.

Survivors include Marvolene Holloway; his daughter, Amy Holloway of Wedowee; two sons, Jason Holloway of Anniston and Jerome Holloway (Carrie) of Woodbridge, Va.; two sisters, Viola Mitchell of Lanett and Dorothy Dewberry of Wedowee; two brothers, Jimmy Holloway (Cindy) of Roanoke and J.C. Holloway (Barbara) of Wedowee; nine grandchildren: Hollie Hanbury, Zak Holloway, Alex Holloway, Alexus Holloway, Jacob Holloway, Cameron Marsh, Trevor Holloway, Ellie Holloway and Arley Holloway; and three great-grandchildren Bryce, Marley and Payton. He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Temon Holloway; infant brother; two sisters, Alice Adamson and Iola Adamson.

Pallbearers will be Alex Holloway, Jacob Holloway, Cameron Marsh, Billy Adamson and Jeremy Holloway.

Benefield Funeral Home, Wedowee.

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