Daniel Holder 88, died Saturday, October 17, 2020, at FirstHealth Moore Regional Hospital. 


Daniel was born on May 27. 1932, to the late Daniel Holder and Annie Priest Holder. He was a graduate of Vass-Lakeview High School.  Daniel served his country in the United States Army, during the Korean War.   After his service, he returned to Moore County and worked as a carpenter for many years.  He loved spending time with his family and also enjoyed fishing. He was preceded in death by his wife: Barbara Holder; daughter: Debra Green and 7 siblings.


Daniel is survived by children: Lanita Graves, Julia Holder, Danny Holder, Alan Thames; 7 grandchildren; sister Eunice Edwards; many nieces, nephews and friends.


Graveside service will be held 2:00 PM, Tuesday, October 20, 2020 at Bethesda Cemetery, Aberdeen, NC, officiated by Pastor Donnie Gillis. The body will lie in state,  prior to the service, from 11:00 to 1:00 PM at Community Congregational Church, 141 N Bennett Street, Southern Pines, NC


Powell Funeral Home is honored to serve the Holder Family.


Condolences on line at pinesfunerals.com

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  1. We all have many special memories with Uncle Dan and are so saddened to hear of his passing. We will always cherish those fond memories of our time with him from fishing to hunting, holidays, and his caring, easy-going nature. We are all sending our love and condolences and wish we all could be there in person. He will be dearly missed.

  2. Eunice, family and friends,

    All of us loved Dan and realized the good in his heart. We are blessed to have known him and Bobby.
    We will always remember the visits with them and the dinners we shared.
    Dan’s mission is now over among us. Hopefully his Christian witness knowing and loving Jesus will help us knowing our journey could come to an end without warning.
    Make Jesus the lord of your life.

    Betty and Sam Jones Jr.

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