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Don Holtsclaw
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Birth: Mar. 10, 1925
Avery County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 7, 2006

Don Holtsclaw


Don Holtsclaw, 81, of Cow Camp Rd., Newland, N.C., died Saturday, October 7, 2006.

A native of Avery County he was a son of the late Mack and Sarah Ann "Dollie" Ashley Holtsclaw.

Father: Ruben "Mack" Holtsclaw

Mother: Sarah Ann "Dollie" Ashley Holtsclaw

He had owned and operated the Newland Shell Station for many years and retired from the Maintenance Department of the Avery County School System. A devout Christian, he was a member of the Mount Pleasant Baptist Church, where he had served as a Deacon. He enjoyed woodworking and being with his family, he was a friend who could always be counted upon.

He is survived by his wife, Ruth Arnold Holtsclaw of the home; sons, David Holtsclaw, and his wife, Donna, of Arden, Rick Holtsclaw, and his wife, Paula, of Spruce Pine; brother, Horton Holtsclaw, and his wife, Belva, of Minneapolis; grandchildren, Jennifer Holtsclaw-Cook, Deandra Miller, Devin Holtsclaw, Colton Holtsclaw, Zachary Holtsclaw; great grandchildren, Sarah Holtsclaw and Jesse Cook.

Interment will follow in the Minneapolis Cemetery.

* Thank you so very much, to Elizabeth for providing markerstone photo of Don Holtsclaw. 
 
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 Parents:
  Ruben Mack Holtsclaw (1883 - 1955)
  Sarah Ann Ashley Holtsclaw (1888 - 1971)
 
 Spouse:
  Ruth A. Holtsclaw (1933 - ____)
 
 Siblings:
  Pearl L. Holtsclaw Freeman (1912 - 2001)*
  Waits Marion Holtsclaw (1914 - 1973)*
  Ruby Holtsclaw Freeman (1917 - 2006)*
  Finley Leonard Holtsclaw (1919 - 1967)*
  Horton W. Holtsclaw (1922 - 2012)*
  Don Holtsclaw (1925 - 2006)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Minneapolis Methodist Church Cemetery
Minneapolis
Avery County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Autumn
Record added: Jul 18, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20515746
Don Holtsclaw
Added by: Elizabeth Marlow O.
 
Don Holtsclaw
Added by: Elizabeth Marlow O.
 
 
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In memory of Don our 6c2r
- THE BONZ
 Added: Jan. 30, 2010

- Elizabeth Marlow O.
 Added: Jul. 17, 2008

- Autumn
 Added: Jul. 18, 2007
 
 
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