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Gilbert D Holder

August 21, 1934 — May 7, 2023



Gilbert D. Holder, 88 of Sanford peacefully passed away Sunday May 7th 2023.  Graveside services will be held at 11:00 am Wednesday (5/17/2023) at Poplar Springs United Methodist Church Cemetery.


Mr. Holder was born in Harnett Co, a son of the late Lewis Talmadge Holder and Ola Mae Kennedy Holder. He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia “Jenny” Campbell Holder. He was a longtime member of Poplar Springs United Methodist Church and sang in the choir for many years. Gilbert was a motorcycle mechanic at Honda Suzuki of Sanford for many years.


Mr. Holder is survived by his daughter, Tanya Holder Washburn (Todd) of Norfolk, VA; brother, Lewis T. “L.T.” Holder of Sanford.


The family will greet friends following the graveside service.

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Graveside Service

Wednesday, May 17, 2023

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Poplar Springs United Methodist Church Cemetery

1809 Poplar Springs Church Rd, Sanford, NC 27330

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